How to Manage Unplanned Work so that it Doesn’t Ruin your Day

Is your business letting unplanned work interfere with deadlines and value delivery?

Recognize the impact of unplanned work on your day.

Keep your “why?” statement(s) front and center.

Reduce the number of corporate goals or KPIs that impact you and understand them.

Develop processes and controls that will shut out unplanned work initiated by HiPPOs.

Use time blocking as a way to improve focus and drive success.



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Suzanne S. Davenport

Suzanne S. Davenport


Writes on project management, leadership, team building, and value delivery. Imagining work management in the future.