You woke up, had ambitious plans for the day, thought you had it all perfectly planned out, but somehow, without even realizing, a day has gone by and your to-do list is not even halfway done. (empty feeling of an unproductive day) Sounds familiar? If you’re serious to put an end to it, apply these strategies and be satisfied with each hour of your day.
There’s a quote from Alan Lakein – Time equals life; therefore, waste your time and waste your life, or master your time and master your life. You have to agree, there’s some truth in it (if not A LOT!). Therefore, to help you master your time the best way possible, I’ve compiled a list of 9 most common mistakes in time management with brief solutions how to overcome them. Make the most out of your time! Enjoy life!
Tired of questions “What to prepare for lunch/dinner? Do I have the ingredients for it? Will the kids eat it? Will I spend the entire day in a kitchen?”? If you are, this one is a true lifesaver – a meal planning system which will help you sends mealtime hassles into history! Bon appetite! 😉
That nagging feeling of overwhelm! And no matter if you’re a stay-at-home, or work-from-home, or going-to-a-job mom, when it comes to being overwhelmed we all have a common spot – the household tasks! Here are some ideas to take the stress out and be more relaxed and happy.
The moment has (finally!) come to talk about one major productivity killer. Procrastination! The all so dreaded force which keeps us from accomplishing the tasks we should do. It whispers so gently to us, and we start to believe those thoughts are our own. It is time to uncover what procrastination wants you to believe in and get the action tips on how to quickly snap out of it.
Say, whaaat? Yes, you’ve read it well. Your to-do list should contain the tasks for which you know up front they won’t be achieved. Sounds crazy? Maybe. Should you give this system a try? Most definitely! Check it out and see it for yourself.
When it comes to being truly productive, there is one key aspect which makes a whole lot of difference between -work- and -productive work-. Read on to discover what it is. (and if you’re finding yourself along the lines it’s easy to get on right track with the help of 5 action steps to fix it)
Having at least one list is an inevitable part of life. Since there is no way you can possibly escape from making them, why not use them to your advantage? I’m giving you the 7 must-have lists you should create and keep your eyes on if you want to both do the work and feel happy & content with the life you have.
A good, old, well-known to-do list! But even so, you might struggle to tick off the tasks on it (believe me, I know the feeling, and it’s not an uplifting one!). Maybe you’re not using the one which fits your working habits and lifestyle the most? Take a look and see what type of to-do list matches you perfectly!
Sounds unbelievable? I thought so, too. But then, this little event changed it all for me. This is what I’ve learned (and started to apply) to get some good work done while my kids are awake AND with me.