A Simple Guide to be More Productive at Work
You cannot do everything for everyone
The term busy has become the status quo of many people. Technology, with the objective of making things easy for us, has taken us for a ride on reverse gear. Coming to work before the scheduled time and staying back late has become the basic norm to create perceptions that one is hardworking and talented. The recession and unavailability of right jobs could also be reasons for this increasing levels of insecurity about their own capabilities at work. If one focuses on being productive rather than being bust most of the concerns are sorted.
Create the definition of Productivity
Once we begin pondering about this thought on how I can get more productive, the first question that needs to be answered is where am I at this point in time? Is it that I want to do more work in less time span to satisfy all or do I prioritize and do the most important tasks which are really important for me.
It is a good idea to check your habits and work on it. Do make it a habit to observe how you work rather than what you are working on. This activity will enable you to come up with your own creative and customized technique to be more productive.
Watch your health – physical & mental
The physical and mental health are closely linked to each other. As much as it is important to take care of the physical well being, it is equally important to take care of your mind as well. Taking time out for meditation, spending time with loved ones, eating freshly prepared food and meditation are ways to boost mental health.Though people often blame it on them being busy for not doing so, better do it now than be sorry for the rest of your life.
By taking care of your physical and mental well-being, you are sure to be more productive.
Though the wish list of people seems unending, there is seldom the will to fulfil. Self-pity also plays a vital role in seconding the ego of an individual. Oh! I have had a long day today!, let me relax and watch some TV is what your psyche tells your body. There you are having fallen a trap to become a couch potato for the rest of the evening. Building routines at home after being back from work can help you explore all that you have wanted to do in life and this, in turn, helps you be productive at work the next day. of productivity apps which can keep sending you reminders on what you intended to do, so the scope of you forgetting to do something is zilch.
You have the control
Avoid playing the role of a superhero trying to do the impossible possible. Everyone understands that we are human beings and that we have our own limitations. Stay away from distracters and time wasters and focus on what is important!
This simple technique can do wonders in making you be productive.
So breathe in and breathe out and stay productive!