How to be productive every day and control your time? This is the most frequent question asked by individuals over the internet these days. Due to this pandemic, everyone is staying at home, and making you every day productive at home is a little bit difficult.
However, according to the Pareto principle, 80 percent of your output is determined by 20 percent of your input. Self-control and smart strategy are the keys to a productive daily routine. We are going to discuss 3 things you can do today to be more productive tomorrow whether you’re staying at home or working from the office.
Make a to-do list:
One of the greatest smart things the most productive people do is to make a to-do list. What if you get up in the morning and someone asks you “what plans you’ve today to work on?”
If you made a to-do list a night before, for sure you won’t meet that person with a blank stare or silence. Planning ahead is a habit of highly productive people and also adopting this amazing habit is quite easy. You just have to spend 10 to 15 minutes of your day making a to-do list for your productive tomorrow. Believe me or not it costs you nothing but rewards you with a worthy tomorrow. So start making a productive schedule for your next day.
Prioritize your tasks:
Writing down your plans isn’t enough, you should also aware that which task needs to be done first. Let me assist you in doing this!
Always remember the most urgent and the most important task should be at the top of your to-do list. Prioritize your tasks according to their importance, accomplish them first, and then go for the rest. By doing this you would maximize the productivity of your day.
If you will start with the least important things, you’d probably procrastinate and become lazy as those tasks aren’t bigger enough to motivate you. Hence, tackle with vital and productive things first.
Keep an Eye on your Accomplishments:
Create a focus and clarity about what you accomplish each day. If you aren’t able to recognize your accomplishments that means you’ve never achieved them. Keeping an eye on your accomplishments is the most important part of a super productive day. And don’t verbally think about your day to day achievements, take some minutes to jot down them on a paper, and do feel proud of yourself.
However, there is a most beautiful part of tracking your accomplishments. When you will see you’re achieving your goals every day, a sense of motivation would let you embrace yourself and that’s how you can be consistently productive for a long time.