Compass – vision, values, principles, mission, conscience, direction
Generations of Time Management study
First generation – “reminders”. “Go with the flow”, but try to keep track of things. (simple notes and checklist)
Second generation – “planning and preparation” (calendars and appointment books)
Third generation – “Planning, prioritizing, and controlling” (organizers, planners)
Urgency Addition Not important Important
Some phone calls
“ Escape” activities
Interruptions, phone calls
Some mails or reports
Many proximate, pressing
Deadline driven projects
Not Urgent Urgent
A million dollar question! How do we find time for enhancing our ‘SQ’ or spiritual intelligence?
24 hours are not enough, with so much to do.
We are all racing with time.
We are living in a competitive world.
A demonstration The Big Rocks first
Lets fill in the same ingredients in reverse order…
WHAT ARE THE BIG ROCKS ?
Our opinions are product of our
paradigms and perceptions
persons whom we associate with, etc.
Vedas point out human life is meant for
athäto brahma jijïäsä
SELF REALIZATION or GOD REALIZATION
Prahalad Maharaj in Srimad Bhagvatam instructs
One who is sufficiently intelligent should use the human form of body from the very beginning of his life to practice the activities of devotional service.
The human body is most rarely achieved and although temporary like other bodies, it is meaningful because in human life one can perform devotional service.
My Mission Statement
Simple living and high thinking are the tools required to live a healthy and god centered existence. I am striving for such a balanced life with my family and friends. In my professional life, I make a constant effort to provide a high level of accountability and help the company meet its commitments by providing enthusiasm, integrity, creativity, and dedication. Spiritual knowledge has provided me an impetus to educate my family, my friends and the community at large the importance of nourishing the soul in order to live a happy life.