Practice Time Blocking
Increase your productivity while keeping unrealistic expectations in check by using task time estimates to block out how you plan to use your entire workday.
Prioritize Deep Work
You want to get that project done, but your days keep running over you. Try this: Use task time estimates to mark off a few hours per week just for that high value work.
There’s always room for improvement. But if you find yourself spending hours on tweaks and revisions that don’t add significant value, task time estimates can help you say, “Good enough.”
Rein In Distractions
If you’re like us, you can sometimes get a little off course. (Those Medium articles aren’t going to read themselves, eh?) Task time estimates help you focus by setting limits.