Everyone has a daily routine, more or less. I maintain a highly regimented schedule in order to save energy for thinking and free up time for family. Though you may prefer a more flexible schedule, this chapter will suggest three general strategies to make your daily routine as productive as possible:
• Use your daily calendar proactively to manage your time and set your Targets.
• Follow standard routines to minimize the mundane aspects of life so you can concentrate on what’s most important to you.
• Get eight hours of sleep each night and exercise regularly so you stay alert and sharp.
In chapter 1, “Set and Prioritize Your Goals,” I helped you create a to-do list that reflects your most ...