Eisenhower Matrix

  • The Eisenhower Matrix – Urgent-Important Matrix – Helps in prioritising tasks by urgency and importance.
  • The matrix is divided into four –
    • Top being important,
    • bottom for not-important,
    • left for urgent
    • right for not urgent.
      • This gives four quadrants NU+I, U+I, U+NI and NU+NI.
  • Do what's in Urgent and Important
  • Schedule Important but not Urgent
  • Delegate not important but urgent
  • ignore what's not important or urgent.
  • Ankur Warikoo recommended adding a Third dimension to Eisenhower MatrixThird dimension to Eisenhower Matrix

    Eisenhower Matrix suggests dropping things that are not important or urgent, but what if you want to do it (call a random friend and check how he/she is)? It suggests delegating urgent but n...
    , and making it practically easier.