When I was young, I was always late. I’ve spent half a lifetime working to develop punctuality and it seems to be improving.
Aggravating the problem was how I handled being late. The lesson I learned when I made the following change has led to a major reduction in my business stress.
When I was late, all I did was hurry more to try to be less late. Of course, people were always waiting, and once you’re late, being less late than you might have been really doesn’t help much. You know what does help?