Categorizing a task based on the following criteria: (1) urgent or not urgent, (2) important or not important. Then first prioritizing tasks that are both urgent and important.
Example: The employee had a lot of tasks, but didn't know which task to work on first. The manager suggested that the employee apply the Eisenhower Task Prioritization Matrix to his tasks, and then work on tasks taht are urgent and important first.
Jargonism is a Business English dictionary. You can learn about words and phrases that are commonly used in the workplace like Circle Back, Thought Leader, and Offsite. We also have a Word of the Day, which is a daily Business English vocabulary word that is commonly used in the workplace.
On this site, we also have templates on how to communicate effectively at work, such as requesting PTO, declining a promotion, and taking a sick day.
Word: Close It Out
Definition: To mark something as completed.
Example: This task has been fixed, so let's close it out within the task tracker.