The Importance of Time Management

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SPC Becky Geiger 5 April 2013 Corrective Training The importance of time management. Steps to take to avoid or prevent tardiness. There are many reasons that time management is important. For example, if your unit was getting ready for deployment, you would need to be at the right place at the right the time, to receive any information you or your fellow soldiers may need to know before you leave. If you weren’t there when you were told to be then you would fall court martial under article 87 in the UCMJ, which is missing movement. Should you miss movement, you could face the possibility of being court martialed for being late or not showing up at all. People have also gone to prison for missing movement. When this happens your…show more content…
If you are told to do something else during the day make sure you can have time to get the job done if not then you can simply ask someone else if they would be willing to help you with making sure the task at hand will get done when and/or how it needs to be done. When you get asked to do something, make sure that there is enough time to ensure it is done right the first time because you may not have enough time to accomplish the task. You will then need to make sure that the next time you are given a task, to manage your time a little bit better because as a soldier you need to do the task at hand right the first time because you don’t want your supervisors going behind you and telling you that you need to do the task over because you didn’t make an effort to do it right the first time. Then when you have to do the tasks over again then you have the risk over going into the time you had planned on using for the other task that they had you doing. When you cannot make the hit time for one task that was given to you that because other issues will take place because you failed to do it right the first time. If it is a big task that they want you to do, see if you can have another soldier to help you out to get the task at hand done. When it’s a big task make sure there are breaks that are taking during the task because you don’t want to get over worked and then you can do the task the right way the first time. The things
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