Ken Filler
4 min readSep 28, 2022

You Need To Know You Have More Time Than You Think

Not enough time is is an excuse that many people use to put their dreams on hold. They are wrong. It’s a matter of prioritizing your time, not managing your time. Here is how you can acheive your dreams, live your best life, and have more freedom.

You do have more time than you think.

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You lay awake at night dreaming of starting your own business or side hustle. Maybe your dream is to go back to school to further your education. Or perhaps you’re thinking that you don’t have enough time to engage in your hobby as you want.

The 9–5 grind is wearing you down, and when you get home, you are too tired to spend time on yourself or grow your side hustle.

The commute to the office is brutal. One hour of bumper-to-bumper traffic before you even get to the office. You’re tired before you punch that time clock for the day.

If you’re lucky, you can leave at five after eight hours and begin that long commute back home.

Some of you are required to work nine or ten-hour days.

It’s another hour or more of swearing, gnashing your teeth, and blowing the horn as you slowly work your way home.

Finally, physically and emotionally exhausted, you arrive home.

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You’ve been gone since eight am It’s now eight pm, and you are just getting home. There is still much to do. Dinner to eat, kids’ homework to look over, and lunches to make for tomorrow.

Or if you have a terrible boss, he texts you or, worse yet, will call you at home about an upcoming or current project that needs immediate attention.

All you want to do is to sit down and watch some TV. Or maybe you want to unwind by catching up on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, or surf the web.

According to Tech-Jury, the average time spent online is two hours and 22 minutes a day. The average person in America also spends three hours a day watching TV.

Between watching TV and scrolling through the internet, you spend over five hours of your day on activities that are not helping you…

Ken Filler

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