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    Александр Поляхов

    August 1, 2012 at 1:26 pm

    You see, I have come here during period of the time wasting (in Twitter :^)

      Mike Myatt

      August 1, 2012 at 5:49 pm

      I would prefer to view your arrival here as time well spent:) Thanks for stopping by.


    August 2, 2012 at 8:21 pm

    Very good tips. Short and sweet!


    August 3, 2012 at 1:28 am

    I hope most people figure this out in their 20’s so they can benefit from all of it throughout their lives.


    August 9, 2012 at 9:12 pm

    Excellent observation and real eye opener.
    But… point no.7, Initiative Overload and extra effort / extra mile to achieve, has a very thin line isn’t it?


    August 12, 2012 at 8:04 pm

    No. 3: Is there a choice for mom’s like me, who opt to take care of their kids (and not have someone do it) during the day? I believe we’re an exception.

      Kevin William Startup

      September 3, 2012 at 7:33 am

      You should not be the exception. Mammals became the dominant species on this planet 65million years ago by having a parent remain with the young to nurture them, Modern opinion belittle that idea but I believe that not nurturing the young will be a disastrous mistake if continued.

    Anay Narendra Kamat

    August 13, 2012 at 2:57 am

    Few more time wasters:

    1) Repeating the same things again and again: Mostly happens when we place the target in dark.
    2) Not using technology properly: This happens when we don’t like to think that “there must be a better way!!!”.

    Unproductive meetings are generally seen in organizations having strong hierarchy. This is mostly because, every small discussion tends to be so called status update meetings.

    Charles Specht

    October 6, 2012 at 7:48 pm

    Mike, this is a great infographic. #8 (Drop In Visits) in a huge waster of time. I notice people chatting all the time like this. I wouldn’t doubt if the average day is wasted up to a full hour from office chit-chat.

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