Protect Against Urgencies


Urgencies are the things that can't wait to be finished such as last-minute projects or trips to the emergency room. You can get a lot done when living an urgent lifestyle, but it can also drain your energy very quickly.

You can protect yourself from constant urgencies by focusing on the important. Recognize that you may be the source of many urgencies and commit to assign reasonable due dates to future initiatives and chores.

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