Finding the time
Work smarter, not harder, says Emma Sedgwick
- By: Emma Sedgwick
Time is free, but it's priceless. You can't own it, but you can use it. You can't keep it, but you can spend it. Once you've lost it you can never get it back. Harvey MacKay, US business columnist, author, and speaker
Do you feel that your life is busy, and you can't quite fit everything in? One of the many great things about being a student is that as well as the actual studying and learning there is so much else on offer. I noticed this when I was a student and was struggling to find time for rowing when studying for my pathology exams.
Later on, achieving a balance between work and the rest of my life has become an even greater challenge. After qualifying there are postgraduate exams to study for while keeping up a demanding job as a junior doctor, which may involve shifts. And there