Most people spend time like they do money: until it runs short. Then they seek a way to compensate. The best approach, of course, is a disciplined lifestyle that prevents time (or money) from slipping away in the first place.
However, if your schedule has you swamped, consider these emergency measures:
Clean off the desk
Sweep away everything you won't use for the next six weeks. The most productive week of our lives is the week before vacation. In that week, we clea