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time management

  1. the organization of a manager's working practices so as to make the optimum use of the manager's scarce time.
  2. the process of reducing the amount of time taken in developing new product ideas into products, and getting them on to the market. Firms which are able to shorten new product lead times can often gain a significant COMPETITIVE ADVANCE over rival suppliers. See NEW PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT, CONCURRENT ENGINEERING.
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However, in past studies, seven time-management skills or behaviors can be considered essential to effective time management due to their repetitive prominence in the literature: (a) time analysis, (b) planning, (c) goal setting, (d) prioritizing, (e) scheduling, (f) organizing, and (g) establishing new and improved time habits (Barkas, 1984; Hellsten and Rogers, 2009).
A comparison between the time-management skills and academic performance of mature and traditional-entry university students.
Assessing time-management skills in terms of age, gender, and anxiety levels: A study on nursing and midwifery students in Turkey.
The present version came up with 71 items sub-divided under the following: finance, time-management, career, academic ability, personality type, drug concerns, family assertiveness/ communication, relationship, self-evaluation, anxiety, depression, differential treatment and sexual harassment.
A noted time-management consultant shows how to identify goals and achieve an ideal balance among work, family and play.
We've already cited the right brain as a crucial missing element in the old time-management paradigm.
the market leader of collaborative time-management scheduling and calendaring solutions," said Will Anderson, director of product marketing for Gyricon, LLC.
a privately held company headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts with offices throughout the United States and Europe, is an innovation leader within the collaborative time-management, scheduling and calendaring marketplace.
to broaden the company's suite of Web-based collaborative calendaring/scheduling products and strengthen its leadership position in the collaborative time-management marketplace.
the authority in collaborative time-management software solutions, today announced that Wachovia Corporation (NYSE: WB) has selected the company's Resource Scheduler product for scheduling and management of its training facilities and equipment.
an authority in collaborative time-management software solutions, today launched Resource Scheduler for Microsoft(R) Outlook(R)/Exchange(R), an advanced Web-based tool that addresses the resource scheduling needs of the more than 115 million Outlook/Exchange users.