How Time Is Being Spent By Tracking Every Action Essay

833 Words Apr 1st, 2016 4 Pages
Time management is a problem that everyone experiences, some people are better at it than others, but we all struggle with it. Life is a busy thing and we often fall behind. This project gives some insight as to how time is being spent by tracking every action made for twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week, for an entire week. The data collected provides an opportunity to look at where time is being spent throughout the week and can be helpful in showing where time is be wasted the most. After collecting the data, schedule adjustments can be made to take more advantage of the time that we have. I have learned several things throughout the course of this project. I learned that, other than sleeping, most of my time is spent studying and participating in leisure activities.
Before I completed this project I thought that I was managing my time poorly. It always felt like I never had enough time in the day, days in a week, or weeks in a month to complete all of the various things I wanted to accomplish. I had always thought that one of my biggest weaknesses was my sleep schedule. I have always been a night owl. Often, I will stay up until three or four in the morning and sleep until noon the next day. It has always made me feel lazy and unproductive. After completing this paper, I have realized that I am just as productive as any other person. I put in the same hours of work and sleep the same number of hours, I just do it at a different time of day than “normal” people.…

Related Documents