Genealogy Time Management Tips and Tricks

Genealogy Time Management Tips and Tricks

For some people like moi, trying to manage time is like trying to herd cats.Each of us has a finite amount of time we can devote to genealogy – whether we are doing research, writing family stories or blogs, documenting family photos, recording family interviews or whatever, we have only so much time we can devote to these activities each day. The amount of time we have for these activities will probably vary depending on our individual circumstances, day of week, time of the year, etc. These tips and tricks will getting started in planning how you use your time more effectively.Evaluate Your Activities. Determine how worthwhile the endeavor is according to your genealogy goal. Is spending large amounts of time on all the social media sites achieving your goal? There comes a time when the Law of Diminishing Returns comes into effect. Are you getting less out of the activity than what you are putting into it? However you're spending your genealogy time - is it paying off?Saying “Yes” to Continue reading