This ONE Practice Changed my Week
Do you find that you never have enough time to finish your to-do list?
For the last few weeks, I have been sharing my approach to getting things done, so I don’t feel overwhelmed with responsibilities, and I am not firefighting.
I have broken down how I start with a yearly vision and my review process.
I wanted to offer you some additional insight into how I prioritize and focus weekly.
Setting time aside to reflect, plan then schedule (you can see a visual of how I have shifted my approach to work here) has been a game-changer for me.
Weekly I pour out all my tasks and responsibilities onto a piece of paper to get it out of my head.
Then, I select the tasks I want to complete (or delegate) in the upcoming week and schedule it into my calendar.
WHAT I HAVE LEARNED
- To-do lists by themselves don’t work for me.
- Waiting until the last minute to make my schedule doesn’t get me very far.
- I get more done when I spend a few minutes, reflecting on what I want to accomplish once a week.
If you try this weekly practice, let me know how it goes.
GET STARTED by downloading this resource (LINK) outlining how to start to use this productivity practice.
LEARN more about an alternative approach to achieving your goals by reading this blog post (LINK).
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