Learn to differentiate between the important and the urgent, and many more tips.

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It’s summertime (almost), and the living is easy (almost).

You might be looking forward to a vacation. Or you might be dreading vacation because time off — yours and your co-workers’ — creates such major logjams of work that the break seems more trouble than it’s worth.

But time off is important! And necessary. So to help make sure that summer R&R doesn’t pass you by, try some of these classic time management tips. (Yes, you’ve heard them before. But they’re still good.)