• 4 Habits Of Punctual People | Fast Company | Business + Innovation

     

    http://www.fastcompany.com/3025074/work-smart/4-habits-of-punctual-peoplePlan any event and chances are one in five of the people you invite will be late.

    Punctual people know how long things take. Chronically late people, however, engage in what DeLonzor calls “magical thinking.”

    In general late people have a handful of big problems they can’t solve. When you have stuff on your plate, the last place you want to be is at work where you won’t have hardly any ‘me’ time, and have to solve company problems instead of your own. The worst is that because work takes so much energy and focus, you are burned out by the end of the day and don’t have the emotional or physical energy to solve your personal problems…so the cycle begins again the next day, and people show up late because, well, they would rather be somewhere else. Read more…