Key to prioritization is:
- Having the tools to prioritize
- Feeling empowered to make decisions and take responsibility for managing workload
- Understanding what is most important – to the different players of the team, as well as the different time frames you are working on (short term, medium term)
For more on the topic of prioritization, check out these additional resources:
This excellent article from MindTools.com - which has an incredible amount of other resources team members and leaders will also want to check out.
LiquidPlanner.com's article on How to Prioritize Work When Everything Is #1 - Read it here.
For those that are looking at prioritization through the lens of product design, you'll want to take a look at this excellent article 20 Product Prioritization Techniques.
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