Nov 03 2012
Many of us complain about lack of time to do things at home or in the office. For a great number of people, this become a real struggle. Working parents, for instance, often feel guilty about not having enough time to be with their kids and keep track of their school performance.
But take heart because you can take action to solve this problem. It’s all about time management.
The first and most important step is to list down the tasks that you need to do. Do this on a weekly basis.
From there, prioritize your tasks and make a sequence on the others that you can do at a later time. You can then set the day to do specific tasks.
It would be a good idea as well to do the more complicated and difficult tasks first than the rest. This will relieve you of stress at an earlier time and help you accomplish the simpler work at a faster pace.
Be sure to separate your work and home. This means that when you’re at home, focus only on your family and don’t do things related to your work or don’t make an excuse to do office work at home.
The last step is to ensure that you also take a break in between tasks. It’s not good to be so engrossed with all your work from one task to another as it can also be physically and mentally draining. If you give yourself some time to relax, though, you can get recharged and motivated to go on and become more efficient in what you do.
Time is gold and for those who are too busy, you really need to find time to accomplish your tasks by following these steps. Practice them often and you’ll soon find it easier to handle your work.
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