“If you want a job interview with Li Fan, head of engineering at Pinterest, you’ll need to wait until Friday. Fan categorizes the types of meetings she takes by days of the week. Mondays are for large group meetings and Tuesdays are for speaking with people one-on-one. Wednesdays and Thursdays are for ad hoc requests or various monthly meetings.”
There’s only so much time in the day and it’s interesting to see how various successful people choose to use it.
The BBC shares five ways busy people plan their day including to purposefully leave gaps of unallocated time in their schedule, to maximize meal times and commutes, and to schedule breaks between meetings.