But unfortunately for many of us who have been late to everything for as long as we can remember (guilty), a few minutes behind schedule is a part of our daily life. According to management consultant Diana DeLonzor, author of Never Be Late Again, “most late people have been late all their life, and they are late for every type of activity—good or bad.” She continues to explain, “some experts subscribe to the theory that certain people are hardwired to be late and that part of the problem may be embedded deep in the lobes of the brain.”

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