Deciding on the Urgent and Important

Overview

Last Published  01 August 2012

This tool is a self-reflection activity designed to help managers reduce the amount of time spent on urgent, but not important, activities.

Tool aims
  • To promote a greater focus on the activities that address important issues within the manager's role
  • To encourage managers to reduce the amount of time spent on fire-fighting-type activities
  • To highlight the importance of time management in a management role.