Principles of Effective Time Management for Balance, Well-being, and Success (Princeton University)
“The time management principles listed are derived from research on time management, motivation theory and much experience working with university students. Think of time management techniques as tools to help you do what you value the most. Make these tools into an expression of your values—what’s most important to you—not just a schedule to get more stuff done. Try to keep these principles in mind as you schedule and calendar your time, and when making the moment-to‐moment decisions that are crucial to effective time management for balance and well-being.”
Time Management Tips (Purdue University Global)
“Time is a finite resource. Balancing responsibilities at your job, home, and school is not easy. No matter what, you’re always left with the same 24 hours in a day to check items off to-do lists, spend time with family and friends, and unwind. By planning ahead and using your time wisely, you’ll be able to accomplish more and enjoy added free time.”
The Most Productive Way to Schedule Your Day (Syracuse University)
“The ongoing global pandemic has led many companies to rely on remote work for the foreseeable future. The result has become a major workforce shift that—depending on the employer—allows for more flexibility in a person’s schedule, including what hours they work, when they take breaks and what else they can accomplish during the workday while at home.”
“While some employers may be resistant to remote work because of minimal supervision, the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) estimates that 37% of jobs can be performed entirely from home.External link:open_in_new This data may actually be an opportunity for employees to more effectively structure a work-life balance that makes sense for their personal and professional lives.”
“This tool offers a step-by-step guide for the research process depending on what needs to be produced (paper, speech, etc) and the amount of time you are given to complete your research assignment.”
This is the Dartmouth University Academic Skills Center time management page.
Books on Time Management
Cockerell, Lee. Time Management Magic : How to Get More Done Every Day: Move from Surviving to Thriving. Morgan James Publishing, 2019.
“A Disney executive VP shares his indispensable time management secrets in this guide to accomplishing more every day. During Lee Cockerell's career as the senior operating executive of Walt Disney World Resorts, he led a team of forty thousand employees. He was responsible for the operations of twenty resort hotels, four theme parks, two water parks, and the ESPN Sports Complex. Having so many responsibilities taught Lee a lot about time management, and he began to share his expertise on the subject to help others make the best use of their time. The time management secrets Lee developed have become one of his most requested corporate training lectures and are now available to you in this tell-all book. However, this book is not just about managing your time. It is about life management as well. The executive time management secrets contained in this book will help you keep all parts of your life under control and jump-start your personal and professional growth. Lee's first piece of advice is "Don't underestimate what you can achieve."
D’Agostino, Giulio. Time Management for Unicorns : Time and Resource Management for System Administrators. Business Expert Press, 2021.
This book presents time and resource management lessons and tips from senior system administrator Giulio D'Agostino and aims to help increase time management skills and raise questions on how to possibly improve them. Time is one of the most precious commodities, especially if you are the system administrator of a ''unicorn company'' (a privately held startup company valued at over $1 billion). In the 2018 year alone, more than 50 startups around the world attained unicorn status with a valuation of $1 billion or more, according to data from venture capital trackers like PitchBook. The nature of time has always been a subject of interest for various disciplines, from neuroscience to economics; now more than ever, with the increasing level of technology in our lives, proper time management has become a fundamental aspect of any successful project. This book presents time and resource management lessons and tips from senior system administrator Giulio D'Agostino and aims to help increase time management skills and raise questions on how to possibly improve them. Learn from more than 20 years of experience in project management working for companies like Google, Apple, Salesforce.com, and Hewlett Packard.
Greathouse, Lisa E. Managing Time. Teacher Created Materials, 2018.
“People spend their days differently, but they also spend time doing similar things like sleeping, eating, and commuting. The amount of time people spend at different tasks also varies from person to person. This full-color nonfiction book analyzes the many things that students do throughout the day while introducing them to new vocabulary terms and concepts. Important text features include a glossary, index, and table of contents to engage students in reading as they develop their comprehension, vocabulary, and literacy skills. The Reader's Guide and culminating activity require students to connect back to the text as they develop their higher-order thinking skills. Check It Out! provides resources for additional reading and learning. With TIME For Kids content, this book aligns with national and state standards and will keep grade 3 students reading from cover to cover.”
Segura, Helene. The Inefficiency Assassin : Time Management Tactics for Working Smarter, Not Longer. New World Library, 2016.
“A motivational speaker and organizer addresses the time management pitfalls and challenges that prevent people from enjoying the personal lives they want.”
Eastern Kentucky University's Student Success Center provides college students with some time management tips in this video.
Tips for Time Management for College Students - Tips for managing your time from UVA's College Life Skills Coach, Christy Rotman.
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