Strategy Quick Hit: How To Get Your Time Back


In this insightful episode, Brooke delves into a crucial aspect of leadership – effective time management. She presents a simple yet impactful activity that clarifies how leaders can gain more time for high-priority tasks. This episode is not just about managing your schedule; it’s about understanding the strategic allocation of your time to remove bottlenecks and focus on growth. Discover how to identify and relinquish tasks that don’t align with your core strengths, and learn to focus on what truly matters for your organization’s success.

What Listeners Will Learn:

  1. Identifying High Leverage Activities: Understanding which tasks offer the most significant return on time investment.
  2. Time Mapping Insights: Techniques for analyzing your schedule to identify hiring needs, developmental opportunities, and organizational bottlenecks.
  3. Embracing Your Zone of Genius: The importance of focusing on tasks that align with your strengths and delegating others.

Key Takeaways:

  • A clear understanding of how to identify and focus on high leverage activities.
  • Strategies for effective time mapping to enhance organizational efficiency.
  • The benefits of delegating tasks outside your zone of genius.
  • Insight into how effective time management can fuel organizational growth.
  • Techniques for removing yourself as a bottleneck to streamline operations.

Step-by-Step Process:

  1. Assess Your Current Time Allocation: Evaluate how you currently spend your time and identify areas for improvement.
  2. Identify High Leverage Activities: Pinpoint tasks that offer the most significant impact on your organization’s growth.
  3. Strategize Delegation: Learn how to effectively delegate tasks outside your core strengths.
  4. Implement Time Management Techniques: Apply practical tips to manage your time more effectively.
  5. Measure and Adjust: Regularly review your time management strategy and make adjustments as needed.

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