How to Create a Schedule That Works for You

“The most successful people consistently get their most important work done first.”

Most people either under-schedule or over-schedule their day and their work suffers as a result.

Fast Company spoke with several experts to compile a collection of advice on how to create a schedule that works for you.

The tips include to create time bookends to your day, start the day with a full schedule, and set your availability to the minimum amount of time you can (hint: the default time for your meetings doesn’t have to be 60 minutes).