If you have never heard of Ivy Lee, it’s time for a short history lesson. More than 100 years ago, Ivy Ledbetter Lee helped to pioneer the practice of Public Relations and Crisis Communications. Working for the railroad industry, he ran one of the first-ever PR campaigns. The campaign pushed for a rate increase for rail companies from a very reluctant Federal Government. Like so many other challenges he engaged, Lee won the day.
I certainly find spending time at the end of the day mapping out the next day makes sense.
It also helps park issues in my brain and helps me relax in the evening.
I wait until the morning to do this. After I've processed my inbox. I do look at my calendar at the end of each day to see what's in store for the next day.