time management tips
As much as you will enjoy the freedom that college life can bring, you may very well hit the wall of freedom overload.
It is easy to get too attached with your phone, as it gives you the whole world underneath your fingertips, but does it really? Here are some of the signs that you are spending too much time using your smartphone.
Freelancing is a great job to have because it is so flexible. Many freelancers can work from anywhere whether it's a coffee shop, an airplane, or their home office. However, what's hard is staying focused in the moments you do work since so many freelancers work on their computers with access to the Internet!
Some people think asking for help is a sign of weakness. Others believe if you want something done right, do it yourself. Reject these notions.
Next time you are feeling overwhelmed and just can't seem to fit everything into your schedule, take a step back, slow down and rethink your approach. Life shouldn't be stressful or leave you with that feeling of fatigue and exhaustion just because you have a lot on your plate.
If you struggle with never being satisfied with your progress or performance anxiety about whether you can complete something keeping you from the fun of even starting, I highly encourage you to analyze your mindset. Also, consider doing what one of my time coaching clients successfully put into practice last week:
Maybe I was experiencing some crazy postpartum psychosis, because when my daughter turned three months I decided to take my coaching business online. I literally worked with my baby in one arm and my laptop in the other. A decision and journey I'm so thankful I started on.
Despite how it feels, the situation is not hopeless. The most successful leaders have found a way to maximize their own productivity even in the face of infinite demands. How? First and foremost by adopting a mindset that "My time is the most valuable resource I have and therefore how I use it determines my success."
Here are a list of my tricks for time management: