“There cannot be a crisis next week. My schedule is already full.”
— Henry Kissinger
Why do the most successful and productive people in the world use a schedule (or calendar) as opposed to a to-do list?
Well, according to researcher Kevin Kruse, there are several reasons. One of the main reasons is that to-do lists have a few weakness that keep projects from getting done and goals from being reached.
Personally, it is easier to get a sheet of paper or a blank sheet on your word processor and make a numbered list of everything you have to do. But a list is all that it is. And a list with no action points is useless. Read more…