Today I found a nice write-up by James Clear on what is variously known as the Eisenhower Matrix, or Box.

image: JamesClear.com

image: JamesClear.com

I have been trying to use this for years, but of course the nature of urgent things is to damage your ability to focus on things that are important.  As long as I am conscious of the difference and know which one I should be doing, I consider that progress.

 

via: Trello  (one of my favorite productivity boosters… try it!)