Time is precious like gold, as most would say, but not really exactly true; for a wise man once said that an inch of gold one’s lost may be replaced, but an inch of time once lost is irreplaceable. That is why one should always be mindful of his time, be it in any aspects of life, much more on business.
If you are into property management, for most times you would find it difficult to handle things and balance your time. That is why it would be necessary for you to achieve property management skills, which in turn would save your time. Now here below are some tips, as discussed that may help you in saving your time and allowing you to create better impression to your associates and clients.
Specific Time Periods for Specific Activities
It does not mean that if you have received any request or queries, you’ll immediately jump right into it. Everyone would really like to make their concern urgent, even though at times it is not urgent nature. That is why it would be better to make a time table for every particular activity. Based on your previous experiences, there would be some request from clients that are proven urgent, and others are seemingly urgent. From such knowledge, try to make a schedule on when and how you would resolve a particular concern. By doing such thing, you would be focusing you thoughts and energy on a particular task at a specific time. Try to divide your time wisely and you’ll see the difference. This process would also avoid any half-baked results due to time constraint or lack of focus.
There are times that when we are not organized, the mind would trick us into thinking that a simple task is of great importance, wherein fact it is not that significant. In order to avoid falling into similar mental slip, you should organize and label your task. You may categorize your task into four categories namely, “Important/Urgent, Important/Non-urgent, Unimportant/Urgent, and Unimportant/Non-urgent.” Having this type of groupings, you can easily spot what is urgent and important from what is not.
Perhaps one of the most significant areas of concern for proper time management is our tendency to waste time. We may call it a simple rest but at most times we are actually guilty of wasting time. Thirty-minutes of wasted time may be insignificant in number; but if such act is constantly repeated, then the compiled amount of wasted time would be surprisingly high. In effect you efficiency in handling the business would diminish, and in the end may result to serious consequences.
Time is indeed important, though considered as man’s construct; it is undeniable that it plays a vital role in our construction of our own success.