“Time is free, but it’s priceless. You can’t own it, but you can use it. Once you’ve lost it you can never get it back.” This powerful statement was made by businessman and author, Harvey Mackay. It’s also the same quote that garnished the wall of my client’s meeting room. It’s a reminder that our time is valuable. Although it’s intuitive, it’s so easy for us to neglect it. What are you doing with your time? Are you sitting and dreaming about what could be, or are you actively taking steps toward that goal or aspiration?
Dreaming has no risk, but as long as that goal of going back to school, starting a new business, starting a weight loss program, or getting a certification stays in your head you’ll never achieve it. You may be saying, “Where do I start?” You can start by asking yourself a few questions:
It’s your time, so what are you going to do with it? It’s valuable, so don’t waste it.