May 2003 Issue
Forget About Time Management [Balancing Act]

The author, a time-management expert, advocates giving up traditional time-management techniques like multi-tasking and instead focus on learning how to control one's attention in order to remain productive in today's world of competing priorities.

Mar 2003 Issue
Overcoming Overload [Balancing Act]

"Margin" is the space that exists between oneself and one's limits. The author, a physician, describes how focusing on margin in several key areas (emotional energy, physical energy and time) can revitalize physicians who feel overloaded by the demands of their profession.

Apr 2001 Issue
Five Priority-Setting Traps [Balancing Act]

The author, a time-management expert, describes seven roadblocks on the path to setting priorities and offers tips on how to overcome them.

Jul-Aug 1999 Issue
Kick the Procrastination Habit [Balancing Act]

This article instructs physicians how to manage their time by identifying (and avoiding) procrastination techniques.

May 1999 Issue
Get a Life by Clearing the Clutter [Balancing Act]

Time management advice for streamlining work load.

Apr 1999 Issue
Reducing Delays and Waiting Times With Open-Office Scheduling [Feature]

This article will outline the process one clinic used to implement open-access scheduling, which frees up time on physicians' schedules each day to allow for same-day appointments.

Sep 1998 Issue
An Average Workload [FP Stat]

Family physicians average 52 hours per week in practice, according to a recent AAFP survey.

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