Posts Tagged ‘Time Management’

ROI on Meetings

Icon Written by Alora on November 18, 2010 – 12:53 pm

But, as an entrepreneur, everything that I do in my business should be tied back to tangible, measureable results. So while a sales meeting, a vendor meeting or a team member feedback session could be extremely important, an entrepreneuer should always stop and do a time management inventory to make absolutely certain that the purpose of the meeting is clear, and that it can be served based on the list of confirmed attendees.

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The Value of Your Time

Icon Written by Alora on July 26, 2010 – 2:16 pm

Entrepreneurs have a bigger challenge than most when it comes to balancing time. Are you asking the right questions to make the smartest choices?

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Boss Lesson #2: Owning Your Priorities

Icon Written by Alora on December 22, 2008 – 10:11 am

For the past four years, I’ve kept a sign over my desk that reads: “I don’t have time” = “I haven’t made it a priority.” I’ve written about this before, but never to explain the origins of this epiphany. The credit for this lesson goes to a sharp, good-humored, understatedly charismatic man named Robert. As […]

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BlessingWhite Study: Managers Lack Enough Time to Coach

Icon Written by Alora on October 15, 2008 – 7:17 pm

A recent study conducted by BlessingWhite shows that a full one-third of over 2,000 supervisors interviewed “don’t have time to coach” their direct reports. While I find nothing inherently surprising in that statistic, I do find the reasoning behind it fundamentally flawed: the reason that supervisors “don’t have time” is because they have not made […]

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