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Time-management no-brainers

This story appears in the August 1999 issue of Business Start-Ups magazine.

Everyone knows techniques, right? Make long and involved "to-do" lists, keep your desk tidy by filing absolutely everything, work on one thing at a time, and use the word "prioritize" in every sentence.

If just reading the above paragraph brought a wave of crashing down on you and your messy workspace, don't despair: A new breed of experts says if you can't schedule your time down to the minute, the problem may be all in your head.

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