To enhance your performance, be flexible. Having an array of tasks in mind will allow for you to be more natural with the methodology of your execution. By being conscious of that which remains to be done, you can better judge how flexible to be with your time, and perhaps accomplish more along the way.
Before you even step into the office, know exactly what you have to get done. Arriving at work, checking e-mails, and casually figuring out what there is to do IS NOT to your benefit. By acknowledging what remains to be accomplished beforehand, you can be prepared to jet into high-gear from the start.
Danielle starts her article with Free Days. On Saturday and Sunday, she does everything she needs to unwind, refresh, and enjoy life. I know from firsthand experience that Free Days can be critical for overcoming stress, or getting in touch with family and friends—the things that make life worth living.
The biggest thing was that while the Apple Watch simulator we’ve been testing on is a great starting place, nothing beats using it in the real world. We found a number of things that we wanted to change and decided to hold back releasing until we could get these right.
Once you have identified the shortcoming, it’s time to generate as many solutions as possible. Examine the pros and cons of each potential fix. Considering multiple angles and routes of proceeding can help accelerate you towards the desired outcome.
Stress impairs your ability to stay physically active. Interestingly enough, exercising can boost hormones that elevate your frame of mind. If aerobic workouts aren’t already a routine part of your day, consider a jog or burst training session before, after, or in between business hours for a mental pick-me-up.
Poor delegation, on the other hand will lead to frustration, confusion and demotivation. When you are able to determine what tasks can be delegated, you not only free up your time so that you can focus on more important items, you strengthen your team’s knowledge, productivity and growth.
Right now is the best time to be the boss—to embrace self-improvement—to create a unique approach that will make you the role-model to whom your peers turn to for tips and tricks on getting things done right. By eliminating distractions, creating a to-do protocol, and using productivity tech to your advantage, you can make the business as valuable as your time—after all—what is more precious? The solution is in the moment—waiting on you.
We too often think that by doing all the little things that need to be done, we’ll get there — and all we have to do is get those things done a bit faster. In fact, we are more successful at reaching our goals by prioritizing and working on the important pieces. “
Interruptions at the office are less likely to impact one on a mission. By implementing this strategy-set, advancing beyond the interruptions is only the beginning. At heart, this is about embarking on a crusade towards a highly-efficient human being. Take proactive measures to keep interruptions out of your way.