First Things First: Examining Your Priorities And The Way You Set Them

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Published on May 29, 2008

Author: LizSumner

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Coach Liz Sumner of Find Your Way Coaching explains how to prioritize.

Keene State College Continuing Ed - January 29,2008 First Things First Examining your priorities & the way you set them.

Keene State College Continuing Ed - January 29,2008

Things to Keep in Mind

Be flexible

You are NOT a robot.

Recognize Point of View

If everything is a top priority then nothing is.

Avoid Firefighting

Look at the Big Picture And see what is right in front of you

Look at

the Big Picture

Ways To Prioritize

Low Hanging Fruit Easy to accomplish Obvious winner Gives you momentum

Easy to accomplish

Obvious winner

Gives you momentum

Dependencies Timing First Things First Pending

Timing

First Things First

Pending

King Log Leverage makes a lot of things move forward Eases pressure Makes a lot of people happy

Leverage

makes a lot of things move forward

Eases pressure

Makes a lot of people happy

Extenuating circumstances Medical emergencies Family Weather Acts of God Things you can’t anticipate

Medical emergencies

Family

Weather

Acts of God

Things you can’t anticipate

Urgent is immediate, has to do with time Important is what you value most highly Urgent vs. Important

Urgent is immediate, has to do with time

Important is what you value most highly

Prioritizing by Values: “ What you value”, your principles, standards of behavior Your deeply held beliefs about what is most important in life

“ What you value”, your principles, standards of behavior

Your deeply held beliefs about what is most important in life

Exercises Part One – What you believe is important Values Checklist Values Exercise Wheel of Life and Values

Values Checklist

Values Exercise

Wheel of Life and Values

Part Two: What your life says is important To Do List exercise Blank week

To Do List exercise

Blank week

Assignment For Thursday: Where do you want to be by March 25th?

Assignment

For Thursday:

Where do you want to be by March 25th?

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