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How to Upgrade the 3-3-3 Method

How to Upgrade the 3-3-3 Method

The 3-3-3 Method combines simplicity and balance. And it’s great for starting to balance your work life. But it doesn’t consider your mandatory free time.

Everyone should get at least three hours of free time every day. For this reason, I suggest the 3x4 Method to manage your time.

Here’s what balance looks like with the 3x4 Method:

  • 3x3=9 hours of work
  • 3 hours of free time
  • 3 hours to survive the day (a.k.a cooking, eating, etc.)
  • and 9 hours of sleep

Personally, I never sleep for more than 7 hours. But for the sake of balance, this is perfect!

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