874: Time Management

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Time Management
I never trust anyone who's more excited about success than about doing the thing they want to be successful at.
Title text: I never trust anyone who's more excited about success than about doing the thing they want to be successful at.


In this comic, the schedule is in direct opposition to the scenario laid out in the comic. Cueball loves time management, but is terrible at it. The image text also tells us that Randall hates the type of people who are fake like the character in the comic.


[Cueball sits at a desk with a computer. There's a schedule on the wall next to it. Cueball is typing.]
The key to leading a productive life is time management.
type type
Choose goals, build a schedule, and have the WILLPOWER to follow it--
or be LEFT BEHIND by those of us who DO.
type type type
[We see the schedule in closeup.]
7:00am Wake up
7:15am-8:00am Post on productivity blogs about my schedule
8:00am-whenever Fuck around

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The last sentence in the explanation was accidentally. I can't heads or tails out it. Cflare (talk) 14:49, 14 August 2014 (UTC)

I was supposed to take a friend to the eye hospital today.

   9:30am Wake up 
   11:15am got up
   1:36pm-realised I'd fucked around on the computer replying to stupid comic talk pages all morning
   2:00pm Arrive at friend's house as taxi turns out of street.
   2:30pm Back on http://www.explainxkcd.com

Sorry Paul.

I used Google News BEFORE it was clickbait (talk) 23:59, 23 January 2015 (UTC)

Why does the link on Eliezer Yudkowsky's name go to Harry Potter fanfiction? --Rippedorigami (talk) 22:30, 25 May 2017 (UTC)

No where is it indicated that Cueball is posting on his own blogs so made the changes that he is posting on blogs in general. Would be different if the schedule said something like Post on my blog, but since it does not and refers to blogs as plural as most do not have duplicate blogs covering the same topics. 12:12, 16 August 2017 (UTC)

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