Time Management


18 Apr: Eat a Frog!

Da Vinci Faculty member Mr Mark Fuller challenges you to Eat a Frog! Mark Twain said that if the first thing you do in the morning is to eat a live frog, you can then go through the day knowing that things can only get better. This principle can also be used for time management and procrastination by considering the worst tasks you need to do during the day as frogs. All planned good intentions to be active and productive get harder as lockdown continues. They are very much like New Year’s resolutions. Remember the 6 rules to good time management. 1. First rule of frog eating is if you have to eat 2 frogs choose the ugliest one first…do the hardest task first, complete the task then move onto the next. Completing a task (of any size) triggers the release of endorphins in your brain, which gives you a natural…