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Wednesday, August 30, 2006

Weekly Planning - Why We Resist

From Ricky Spears, comes this insightful piece called, "Why We Resist the Weekly Review and Plan (and What You Can Do About It)"

His assertion?

"Regardless of whether you are keeping your life organized using the Getting Things Done methodology or the FranklinCovey methodology, a central component of both systems is the “weekly review” or the “weekly plan”.

For many practitioners, this is the single most difficult discipline and yet also the most crucial discipline. Over the past few months I’ve spent some time thinking about why we resist the weekly review or plan, and what we can do about it. I trust that the following will help you in discovering why you are resisting the weekly review or plan and in discovering ways to overcome them.

BOTTOMLINE: Weekly planning - very critical to becoming more self managing. Read the entire, very useful article here.

(Tip of the hat to LifeHack.Org for this one!)

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