Swamp Management 101

Over the past few months, I’ve been having conversations with folks who freely admit that they are swamped with competing demands for their time, energy and attention. The concept of life balance seems a wishful dream, as they juggle more and more demands at work and home. They are living with chronic overload, with far too many “to do”items on their electronic organizers, memo pads, and personal planning calendars. In short, their plates are full.

So much for the increased leisure the gurus promised us a few short years ago. I suppose that crowd has moved on to providing us with new solutions, offering to be personal organizers for the overloaded. Having totally failed to see the swamps on the horizon, the gurus now advise us to remain calm while we pay them for helpful hints.

Get your FREE trial now!

Start your free 14-day trial now to read this story and

Make. Work. Better.

Already a subscriber?

Reuse and Permissions: While social sharing is permitted, unauthorized reuse or republication of any and all content is strictly prohibited. To discuss re-use of this material, please contact: copyright@yourworkplace.ca ; 877-668-1945.


Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin

Related Posts

Your Workplace is a premium source of leading-edge content to help you create a thriving workplace where everyone wants to work.

Contact Your Workplace

Tel: 613-549-1222
Toll Free: 1-877-668-1945
Contact Us

Whoa! Don't Go Yet

Sign up to receive free leading-edge content about people at work.