Super Helpful Time Management Tips From Brian Tracy

#4: Once you have a list of all the tasks you must complete…

Brian Tubbs
4 min readOct 2


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Do you find yourself running out of time? Do your tasks pile up while you helplessly juggle never-ending responsibilities and interruptions? Do you often see the clock as your enemy, rather than your friend?

Do you feel in control of your time?

As Brian Tracy says:

“Time management is life management.”

Therefore, if you aren’t on top of your time, you aren’t on top of your life.

Brian Tracy is a prolific self-improvement author who has penned over 70 books, including the best-selling Eat That Frog! which focuses on time management and personal productivity.

In addition to his writings, Tracy is a sought-after speaker and consultant. Indeed, he is considered one of the leading success gurus of the late 20th and early 21st centuries.

His practical advice and motivational talks have transformed the lives of millions, helping them to achieve personal and professional success.

And he can help you.

“Everything you have to do requires time, and the better you use your time, the more you will accomplish, and the greater will be your rewards.” -Brian Tracy

Here are seven (7) Brian Tracy nuggets of wisdom on time management:

“You must have an intense, burning desire to get your time under control and to achieve maximum effectiveness.”

Mindset is key for any change you want to make in your life. Without a strong desire and commitment, we are unlikely to make the changes needed to get on top of our time — and, by extension, our lives.

“You must make a clear decision that you are going to practice good time management techniques until they become a habit.”