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8 Secrets of People Who Are Never Late

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So, you occasionally run a few (alright, 15) minutes late. Your friends call it one of your most endearing qualities, but real talk for a sec? It's not. Here, eight secrets of people who always effortlessly arrive on time.

They time their makeup routine. Here's how.

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They make breakfast in advance. Here's how.

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They plot out 5 days of outfits in advance. Here's how.

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They have a bowl (or hook) for their keys. Here's how.

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They follow the 40 percent rule. Here's how.

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They build in overflow time. Here's how.

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They never let their gas tank get below a quarter full. Here's how.

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They get off social media. Here's how.

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