The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, Steven Covey popularized a concept he calls the time management matrix. Covey breaks down the time we spend while awake into four quadrants:Here’s the matrix graph illustrated by Sage Automation:To make the best possible use of these four quadrants, we need to be brutally honest about how—and to what—we assign Covey’s terms.
Here’s how to go about it:If you want to eliminate the time-wasters in your life, start treating your time as if it were money.
Considering time as an asset can feel like a somewhat fuzzy concept. Affixing dollar signs to your hours will bring clarity in a hurry.Finance expert Dave Ramsey suggests tracking every penny you earn by assigning all of your money to a category.Read more on lifehack.org