1. Time Blocking: Set an appointment with yourself for necessary activities at the same time or day each week.
2. To Do List: With priority ranking.
3. Telephone Call List: With priority ranking.
4. Daily Activities List: For important tasks you have to do on a regular perhaps daily basis.
5. Tickler File: A reminder to make important follow ups.
6. Procrastination Place: It is not important enough to do right now, but you do not want to throw it away.
7. 80-20 Rule: Eliminate non productive activities.
8. Now: What is the best use of my time right now?
9. Extra Half Hour: Set aside a half hour every day.
10. Always Bear Left: Live off peak.