MVP: Use time blocking and a task timer to increase the productivity of time you invest in your priorities
No, not that TikTok – tick tock. As in time.
If you can’t get everything done, remember that time management is not the problem.
You can read more about time blocking here, which is the source for the powerful image you are looking at.
Time blocking is about organizing around priorities. I have some things I do every day that are blocked in as part of my morning routine.
Then I identify three priorities for the day and block time for them. Often, the priorities are already in my calendar because as priorities emerge, I schedule time in the calendar to work on them.
The second piece is using a task timer. I look at the time I have allotted for a task, set my timer for that amount of time and begin working. The task timer helps do two things:
Today’s intention: Think about the way you organize your day and how it impacts your ability to invest time in your priorities.