Chapter 4-Mastering : Self-Management Chasldf (Quadrant II Time…
Chapter 4-Mastering : Self-Management
Quadrant II Time Management System
Quadrant 1 Actions (Important and Urgent)
Important activities done under pressure of nearing deadline
Quadrant 2 Actions (Important and not Urgent)
Important activities done w/o the deadlines
Quadrant 3 Actions (Not Important and Urgent)
Unimportant things done with a sense of urgency
Quadrant 4 (Not Important and Not Urgent)
3 Essential Ingredients- Commitment, Focus, and persistence
If focus is self-discipline in thought then persistence is self-discipline in action.
Creating Leak-Proof Self-Management Plan.
"the secret to self-management is making the choices that maximize the time you spend in Quadrants 1 & 2"
Provides chronological list for all upcoming Quadrant 1& 2 events
Can put a variety of things on here: ranging from things such as classes, labs, work hours, appointments, group meetings, tutoring sessions and can record down dates for tests, research papers, final exams, Projects and quizzes.
Next Actions List
Record Everything you need to do
1- Write life goals and corresponding goals
2- List Quadrant 1 actions for each goal; DAPPS Rule
List Quadrant 2 goals actions under each goal
Create a success identity
Celebrate your successes and talents
Visualize Purposeful Actions