You should consider starting your day by getting up as if you worked at an office. Get up early, take a shower, get dressed despite the urge you are feeling to spend your day in your pyjamas, and enjoy a nutritious breakfast with a hot cup of coffee. Keep in mind that it is the most important meal of the day and you should never skip it. Following this simple morning routine will ensure that you are refreshed up and ready to face your overflowing inbox and files and it will help you get in “work” mode, which will boost your productivity.
Always Make a Schedule.
Before you go to bed at night, think about what you want to get done the next day. It is helpful to make yourself a schedule and a to-do list as these two will force you to think about how you will be spending your working hours. Make sure to follow your schedule closely and you will accomplish more. If you keep a to-do list, you will get a feeling of accomplishment every time you check something off and it will encourage you to keep working hard. There are plenty of free or inexpensive list and schedule services out there, including the iPhone app Clear and my personal favorite cross-platform Evernote… Read More