The Importance of Effective Time Management

Effective time management is the backbone of every successful entrepreneur but, sadly , its a skill that many of us seem to lack. However, as our business grows and we get busier its easy to fall into the trap of reacting to emergency situations, dealing with customers who shout the loudest and,of course performing the jobs we like doing while putting off the ones we don’t. Thats a recipe for disaster in any business. So, given that time management is so important, but seems to be so tricky to get right, here are some quick tips that I have developed over the years that work for me. Hopefully you wil find the useful.

This article has been provided by Peter Shields who run BusinessPort Ltd – a leading firm of business consultants in Aberdeen and London.

One of the biggest obstacles with time management is not necessarily that you can’t manage your time, it’s that you’re not setting your weekly priorities.
If you don’t know what you want or need to accomplish for the week, it’s difficult to sit down …