4 Tips to Keep Your Todo List Sorted by Priority

Not Everything on Your List is Important

When you look at your todo list, is it in order of priority?

Are you tasks prioritized from most to least important?

More likely, it is a hodgepodge of todos that you have collected. They are probably all co-mingled and in whatever order you captured them.

To be the most effective, you need to take the time to prioritize your list.

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5 Times You Should Make a Phone Call to Get Things Done

The Productivity Task You Keep Avoiding with Your Cell Phone

Our phones are magical devices.

They allow us to do things that could only be dreamed of a few years ago.

You can work on the go, from practically anywhere on the planet. You can communicate with anyone instantly. You can look up information on almost anything from the palm of your hand.

Yet, one of the productive tasks that you can do from your phone is the one that many people avoid… making calls.

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5 Things You’re Doing Right Now That Waste Time

Use These 5 Tips to Replace Your Time Wasting Habits

This is a guest post by Matthew Snider, a personal development junkie and a regular blogger at Self Development Secrets.

We have a lot to do. We have jobs, hobbies, and families, and only 24 hours in a day. And some of that time we need to get some sleep! So it’s helpful to learn to use our time more intentionally to be sure that we’re getting the things done that matter most.

We know the things we should be doing, but how do we break the habit of wasting time on the non-priorities?

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Can’t Get That Task Done? Give Yourself Less Time!

Less Time Can Drive Your Productivity

Do you have a difficult time getting your tasks done?

The common excuse is “I didn’t have enough time.”

Yet, if you examine your day, you’ll often find that the contrary was true. You had plenty of time, and you still didn’t get that simple todo done.

Could it be that you are giving yourself too much time?

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Why You Should Let (Little) Bad Things Happen

Be Intentional with the Tasks You Drop

When was the last time you intentionally let something drop?

A task you left undone? A deadline you let pass? Or opportunity that you let expire?

It may feel awkward, and you may naturally feel some guilt. However, sometimes you have to let the figurative ball drop.

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5 Cleanup Tasks You Should Do Before You Leave Work Each Week

Get Peace of Mind by Getting Organized Before the Weekend

You are finishing up your work week. If you can just get that last task done, you can run out of the office for the weekend.

But, what are you leaving in your wake? What messes are you leaving behind that will be waiting for you Monday morning? And what tasks will haunt your brain?

If you spend just a few minutes cleaning up your work, you will have a much more enjoyable weekend.

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7 Tips to Stop Your Phone from Interrupting Your Life

Why You Should Stop Answering Your Phone

The phone rings.

Like Pavlov’s dog, you answer it. It’s a habit that most of us can’t resist.

Yet, if you want to get more work done, you need to remember that your phone is a tool that is meant to help you, not constantly interrupt your day.

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