Top 10 Lowest & Highest Value of Time

Lowest:

  1. Things other people want you to do
  2. Things that have always been done this way
  3. Things you’re not usually good at doing
  4. Things you don’t enjoy doing
  5. Things that are always interrupted
  6. Things few other people are interested in
  7. Things that have already taken twice as long as you originally expected
  8. Things where your collaborators are unreliable or low quality
  9. Things that have a predictable cycle
  10. Answering the telephone

Highest:

  1. Things that advance your overall purpose in life
  2. Things you have always wanted to do
  3. Things already in the 20/80 relationships of time to results
  4. Innovative ways of doing things that promise to slash the time required and/ or multiply the quality of results
  5. Things other people tell you can’t be done
  6. Things other people have done successfully in a different arena.
  7. Things that use your own creativity
  8. Things that you can get other people to do for you with relatively little effort on your part
  9. Anything with high-quality collaborators who have already transcended the 80/20 rule of time, who use time eccentrically and effectively
  10. Things for which it is now or never

 

Adopted from “The 80/20 Principle” by Richard Koch

 

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Zain

Zain Abiddin is an Entrepreneur & Product Manager. He is the founder and Product Manager of Chillik Media, a design led software agency based in San Francisco.

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