All that growth has meant that time management has become a crucial aspect of my day to day life. We’ve all wished for more time in the day, and probably would even if the day was 5 hours longer. If you have a hard time peeling yourself away from unfinished tasks, knock out a workout first thing in the morning. Or, in anticipation of finishing a project make a booking with co-workers at your favorite sushi restaurant to celebrate.
- Step out of your normal routine to become more receptive to inspiration – catch up on industry news, have a conversation over coffee with a mentor, attend a professional meetup, or simply have a think.
- Working under the pressure of a personal deadline may help offset tendencies towards procrastination and minimize the chance of distraction.
- When it comes to bouncing between a million projects at the office, adding these five items to your calendar will help focus your energy and turn busyness into productivity.
“Think about that one task you need to do and your keep putting off, the one that you know if important but you really don’t want to do it.”