We all recognize this mantra of working 9 to 5 as the theme song of the daily grind. However, for small business people, this takes on an entirely different message as it reminds us that time management is not only the desired skill but a necessity.
While it is important to put forth extra energy, especially when starting a business, it is easy to fall into a time management trap. It is all too tempting to put in that “just a few more minutes” when we are caught up in the creative (or even the administrative) side of our own business. Let me finish one more report, try one more idea, make one more widget, etc. The list goes on and on and truly there is no end to the tasks when you are building or managing your business. READ MORE »