Time management when you’re terrible at focusing

Lack of Present Time Awareness

Lack of control and feeling overwhelmed

Dependence on others for approval

Solutions

High level plans (one week or more )

Time inventory

  • Time cataloged to the ¼ hour and tagged
  • Tags : Studio, design, break, admin, coaching
  • My Intention : How I want to feel at the end of the day, the big emotional goal.
  • Task list: What I think I’ll need to do today
  • End of day review : My day ranked from 1 to 5, and a reflection on whether I met my intention
  • What I could do better : a quick piece of advice for the version of me that shows up tomorrow morning

A regularly updated non-design related task list

Micro tacker (toggl)

An inventory of design tasks and changes

Wrapping up

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