To have the productivity results that you want, you do not have to work longer just use your time more wisely. For instance, working late does not always mean that someone is a hard worker, taking on so much work that they must work well into the night. In fact, they simply aren’t utilizing the time that they have to accomplish more. By using the following tips daily, you will be surprised at how much more you accomplish during the day.
Manage your time wisely.
When we plan our days, we often leave an awkward amount of time that doesn’t leave us enough time to start or finish as task but is long enough to damage our productivity. Keep track of how many times this happens to you daily, that way you can solve the problem and break the habit. Keep track of how long your meetings typically go as well as how long daily tasks take you. Then plan your day accordingly.
Break unhealthy habits.
Making an effort to better our mental and physical health can actually save us time and make us productive. Rather than eat large meals, eat several smaller meals. That way you won’t feel lethargic after eating. Many say that they do not work out because they do not have time. However those who work out regularly say that they cannot imagine cutting exercise out of their routine. They have more energy and are able to focus more
Get enough sleep.
We stay up late and then use coffee and other caffeine supplements to feel awake. But the more we use, the more it takes for us to feel alert from caffeine, which will result in feeling burnt out and tired- effecting the quality of our work. Try getting into bed earlier and waking up early. Wake up don’t hit the snooze button) and work out or read the paper. Take some time for yourself but get out of bed. We lose motivation when we lack sleep and become more negative. Take advantage of the early hours and feel better about the day and your work.