Why You Should Pick Only 5 Things To Do Today

Identify the Top Tasks You Must Complete Every Day

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How many tasks are on your todo list?

If you are capturing all the things you need to do, then it is probably a pretty long list.

It is more than you can hope to do on any one given day.

Rather than frantically trying to do your entire list, pick the top 5 todos and dedicate yourself to those few tasks.

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8 Types of Information You Should Capture Every Day

Save Time Later by Always Capturing Important Facts

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Do you find yourself constantly looking for pieces of information?

You can’t be productive if you are constantly searching for details that you already had. It’s like doing the same job over again.

Don’t let those little pieces of important information get away from you when you have the chance to capture them.

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5 Productive Activities for Your In-between Time

What You Do in Your Spare Time Matters

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When you have a free minute or two, what do you do?

Jump on Facebook? Read the news again? Check your email for the 37th time today?

What you do during your in-between time is often what matters most. Are you making the most of it, or frittering it away on meaningless web-surfing and social streams?

You could be using that time on productive activities. Doing things that benefit you, instead of wasting your time and mind.

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5 Reasons You Should Keep All Your Notes in One Place

Why One Notebook for Your Notes is Best

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Do you ever find yourself searching for that one note that you know you wrote down somewhere?

Perhaps, it is a last-minute frantic search for a piece of information that you need. Or you have been endlessly searching for days for that missing document.

You need to keep your notes in one place.

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10 Areas of Your Life to Clean Up Every Single Day

Why Keeping Things Clean is Easier than Cleaning Up Later

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Make today a cleaning day!

That thought probably doesn’t excite you. Most people avoid cleaning at all costs.

Ironically, the best strategy to avoid large clean-up tasks is to make cleaning a part of your daily activities, rather than a last resort after things have piled up.

Let’s look at 10 areas of your life that you should clean up each and every day.

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The Tasks You Are Putting Off Forever

The Things on Your Todo List You Aren't Getting Done

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We all have todos that we put off.

Sometimes it is the same tasks, over and over.

Other times, it is the things we have always wanted to do, but just never seem to get around to doing. Or even important items that need to get done at some point.

What’s on your task list… that you aren’t getting done?

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5 Ways Practice Makes You More Productive

Why Practicing Saves You Time in the Future

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No one knows how to do a skill without learning it first.

So-called naturals, are the ones who put in the most time honing their craft.

Practice is the magic that gives you the ability to improve. The time you invest will pay off in increased performance in the future.

If you want to do something better, you need to practice. 

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What Attitude Are You Bringing to Work Today?

Choosing Your Own Attitude Is a Skill

Attitude_is_YoursAttitude is everything, so they say.

It has the power to lift you up. Or bring you down.

Ever had a day where your attitude determined the outcome of events? (Either good or bad…)

You may not be able to control the chaos of the day, the interruptions and unforeseen happenings that serve to disrupt your plans.

However, your attitude is the one thing you can control.

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10 Tweaks to Keep Your Phone from Interrupting You

How to Keep Your Phone Quiet During the Day and Night

10 Tweaks to keep your phone from interrupting you

One of the biggest interruptions in our daily lives is our own phones.

You would think that we could keep them in check since we have them with us all day and night. (Yes, most people sleep with their phones.)

Yet, we let them constantly interrupt us. They chime, buzz, and ring at the most inopportune times. And most people never do anything about it.

Today, I want to share some simple tweaks you can make to keep your phone quiet and ensure it doesn’t interrupt your day.

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