What a week for time management! Kate Christie from Time Stylers spent Monday in Melbourne with a terrific group of Accountants at the CPA Congress and then with another group in Canberra on Wednesday.
One thing that was really clear from the outset is that accountants and analysts are busy, time poor and overwhelmed with interruptions. On average, professionals are interrupted every 8 minutes and it can take up to 23 minutes to refocus to the point of focus you had at the time of the interruption. This means you are not getting any work done!
It’s time to take control of your interruptions – it’s time to start saying ‘No – not right now….’