There’s barely any blank space on your work calendar, your to-do list is getting longer by the hour, and your smartwatch has reminded you to stand up more times than you can count. If you feel like you’re racing against the clock at work only to underdeliver, you’re not alone: Most executives say they frequently find themselves spending way too much time on pointless interactions that drain their energy. Check out these insights to understand why mastering the art of time management is crucial to personal and professional success. Time is a finite resource; stop wasting it.

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