Forget Getting Caught Up -- Prioritize Instead

Last Updated Jul 18, 2008 10:58 AM EDT

Executive coach Leila Bulling Towne argues that you'll never get "caught up" with everything you need to do. Instead, to be an effective manager and leader, you'll need to learn to prioritize. Here, Towne shares four tips for deciding what's important and managing your time more effectively.
  • CC Holland

    CC Holland is a writer and editor whose work has appeared in the Los Angeles Times, the San Francisco Chronicle, and a number of national magazines. Online, she was a columnist for AnchorDesk.com and writes regularly for Law.com and BNET. On the other side of the journalism desk, she's been a managing editor for ZDNet, CNet, and KCBS-TV in Los Angeles, where she earned an APTRA Best News Web Site award.