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Time Management

How Do I Manage My Time?

On this page, you will find strategies and tips in the form of handouts, blog entries, and digital media to help you manage your time and to make informed choices as you navigate your academic career at Stanford. 

Create a Solid Time Management Plan

Planning Your Quarter

Weekly Schedule Calendar (PDF) How to Manage a 10-Week Quarter (PDF)
Winter Quarter at a Glance, 2020-21 (Word) Spring Quarter at a Glance, 2020-21 (Word)
Summer Quarter at a Glance, 2020-21 (Word) Create a Solid Time Management Plan (YouTube)
Keeping Track of Classes (Blog Post) Digital Calendaring: Time zone features (Blog Post)
Digital Calendaring: Integrate calendar and canvas (Blog Post) Digital Calendaring: Integrate calendar and zoom (Blog Post)
Creative Calendaring (Blog Post)  

Managing Procrastination

Procrastination: What's Really Going On (PDF)
Understand why we procrastinate and how we can combat it
Maintaining Motivation during Quarantine (Blog Post)

Goal-Setting

Long-Term Goal-Setting Spreadsheet  (Excel)
A spreadsheet to help you set long-term goals complete with action plans, microsteps, and potential challenges you might encounter.