2. Go through your goals Positive affirmations have the power to set you in the right frame of mind especially where you
Productivity in the workplace is on the decline. But not your productivity, right? Last year, output per worker decreased by 1.9 percent, and overall, workplace productivity has grown at only half of the rate in this decade that it did in the last. Productivity is a critical component of success in business.
3. Smoking When you're distracted you're unable to work effectively. Being focused helps you get all your tasks done quickly
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Making more money in less time is the dream of every entrepreneur. It is common to track and analyze a wide variety of key performance indicators that affect profit over time, but ironically time is often not one of them. Do you know how you spend your hours and how well they are spent? Where do you achieve the most or make the highest profit per hour? Chances are, you could do more in less time
The home is a comfort zone and the setting encourages laziness and relaxation more than it does work. This is why working from home can be quite challenging and requires great effort, discipline, sacrifice and focus. Coupled with other challenges, not everyone can successfully make a great career while working from home.
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Picture your perfect day. You wake up early. The sun is shining. Everything goes your way during your morning routine as
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Ever feel like you have a split personality because you're straddling the line between your business and your day job? Like you have to be in one mode to be effective in one realm, and a completely different mode to be successful in the other?
Sleep late and you will lose the day, for the day is won in the morning.
Anything can be a distraction if you let it. But the good news is that focus can be honed. It's a skill and a muscle that develops just like our ability to remember names and faces.
The morning is a hectic time for women, but especially if you're a mom or busy professional, and have people in your home needing you to help them prepare for the day (making school lunches, helping a spouse get ready for a big day, or just making sure everyone gets a good breakfast!).
If you want to be more productive, don't work more -- sleep more.
In order to make this process work, it is essential that you write out these three main focus areas before cluttering your mind with "reactive" tasks such as checking email, voicemail, or social media. It is vital to prioritize what you want to achieve before being inundated with other peoples' needs.
7. An Editor Fine, you don't really need an editor at home. But since, I am a writer and an editor; I figured I will spare
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I'm not suggesting you stop getting things done or moving projects forward. Rather this is an invitation to view productivity with a wider lens, to be gentle and appreciative of yourself, even on days when you don't check off a single item on your to-do list.
Procrastination happens normally at your subconscious level. You're avoiding something. A strong meditator will take a deep
The Pomodoro technique advocates using the first few minutes to review the task breakdown. This is much simplified and faster
Home is a place where lazy just happens for all of the reasons I just mentioned. You've got your bed, your favorite chair, a place to chill, snacks in the pantry. If you feel a bit worn down, stressed out, or just need to relax, it's all right there.
Despite all the distractions, there are proven ways to increase your productivity that are not as hard as you think. Thankfully, it is in little changes that we have the ability to see dramatic gains. The following are five ways to dramatically increase your productivity.