In essence, there are only three things we can spend in life: money, time and energy.
The biggest caveat, however, is only money can be earned. The rest are just plainly lost in the process.
That’s why it’s so important to be more stingy with your time than your money.
You will need to say no more than you say yes.
Most people think, in order to be productive, they should work tons of hours each week. But studies have shown that 35 is the special number.
If you’re only working 35 hours a week, it’s hard to make time for office chat and wasted meetings. It’s important to avoid time sucks and to spend your time in the office focused on your priorities.
Some of the most serial time-wasters are people who take bits and pieces of your time, which is quite significant in total once you add everything together.
Some want to have incessant meetings with you, some want you to speak at their event and some just want your take on anything and everythin…