Time Management for Geeks

By Deane Barker on August 29, 2006

Fraser Speirs on “Time Management for System Administrators”: You know time management is in short supply when O’Reilly is writing books about it.

Thomas A. Limoncelli’s book Time Management for System Administrators is perhaps the first example I’ve seen of a book which advocates a GTD-style workflow with some modifications specific to the system administration “lifestyle”.

Joe and I were talking just yesterday about how we live and die by time management these days. Essentially every minute during our days is accounted for, and we can’t cruise Bloglines without some serious background guilt.

(And before you all say something — Gadgetopia belongs to my company. So I’m really working right now.)