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Are time-management apps actually useful?

Some people claim time is a made-up concept. Then they’re an hour late to work, and find it may not be the best excuse to give to a stewing boss. In order to avoid tardiness (or getting fired), scheduling-wary folk may delve into the world of time-management apps that can help get their ducks in a row. Others are of the opinion that management apps don’t help at all with organization, and stick by old-fashioned methods like planners. Which is the better process? 

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Everything phones do is superior, scheduling included. As opposed to rifling through sheets of paper marked “To-Do,” every reminder you need to get your act together is in one place. 

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There are also specific apps available that can be tailored to just what kind of management you’re looking for in your life. Need to organize your email? Give Shift a whirl. Want to optimize on how you spend your time? Try Timely

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As the generation of the iPhone has taught us, if there’s a need for something, there’s an app for it.

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Phones are easy to ignore. No matter how many apps you bounce between, you get in the habit of hitting that “Dismiss” prompt and, as a result, forget what you were trying to remember in the first place. Just like Neville and that Remembrall

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Planners and the like work just fine, thank you very much. We spend too much time on our phones anyway; we don’t need to add even more minutes scrolling through apps on the list. Plus, is there anything more satisfying than crumpling up a Post-it you wrote to yourself and throwing it out?

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If all else fails, you could always ask a dependable source if there’s something that needs to get done at one point. 

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Are time-management apps actually useful?
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A festive crown for the winner
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