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Effective Time Management: Using Microsoft® Outlook® to Organize Your Work and Personal Life by Lothar Seiwert and Holger Woeltje

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One of the major advantages of using Outlook for your time management is the enormous flexibility you have with the views. You only need to make your entries once, but you can still see the tasks for the current week, the current day, or even the entire quarter for a certain project with one click. Automatic marking with different colors helps you to keep other criteria in view (for example, you could show a list with all the tasks for a certain project, where tasks that are due this week are marked in blue). Or you could switch to a view that shows you all future appointments arranged by town—so you can see quickly when you will be in Los Angeles or San Diego next time, in case somebody asks you whether you “might have an hour ...

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