There are time management techniques that we can learn and use in order to feel less stressed and more effective. I’m a big believer in the idea attributed to Thomas Edison that genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine per cent perspiration. The “perspiration” is really being organized, effectively managing priorities, and following through with action items and deadlines.
I’ve written a book called Crash Course in Time Management for Library Staff that is available from Libraries Unlimited. I have delivered training both online and face-to-face… from a one-hour session to an eight-week online course.