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10 things you can do right now to be more organized. Here at Unclutterer we often focus on long-term solutions for clutter problems.

10 things you can do right now to be more organized

But this week, I want to focus on the short term. The following are 10 things you can do within the next 10 minutes to help yourself be more organized. Lay out tomorrow’s outfit tonight. Last week, we wrote about what I think of as doing a favor for your future self. Unless you’re going the Steve Jobs route and wearing the same outfit every day, you probably spend a few minutes each morning staring at the dresser or closet in an early morning fog and the longer you stand there the more you run the risk of being late for work or school or wherever you need to go. Certainly continue to work toward those far-reaching goals, but don’t overlook the power of 10 minutes in the meantime. 10 Things the Smartest Email Users Never Do. We all make mistakes.

10 Things the Smartest Email Users Never Do

However, when you've been using email for a couple of decades, you tend to have perfected your craft. (I still tell people I'm a Professional Email Processor.) These are the mistakes more seasoned email users avoid at all costs. 1. Hit reply all Few people who have been around tech for a while still make this mistake. 2. Another thing technophiles rarely (if ever) do is forget to blind copy. 3. There are a lot of people named John. 4. 5 More Time Management Mistakes You May Be Making. We’d all like to use our time better, which is why I enjoyed reading Lisa Evans’s recent post on The Top 5 Time Management Mistakes You’re Making.

5 More Time Management Mistakes You May Be Making

She pointed out several woes that I know I am guilty of, from underestimating the amount of time tasks will take to not managing distractions. Does a little wasted time matter? A few minutes here and there probably don’t, but the truth is that a life is lived in hours, so time management is really life management. Mindless choices can keep us from living the lives we want. Fortunately, better choices can open up lots of possibilities. 1. 10 Poor Productivity Habits Most People Don't Bother Correcting. A habit is hard thing to break.

10 Poor Productivity Habits Most People Don't Bother Correcting

And yet, when it comes to productivity, many of us think we should just keep focusing on the tasks at hand and work even harder. I've mentioned this before, but the secret to productivity is to work smarter. You have to change your habits, even the ones you have held onto for decades and cherish like a family member. Here are the bad ones. 1. Most of us run late to meetings on occasion. 6 Things the Most Productive People Do Every Day. Ever feel like you’re just not getting enough done?

6 Things the Most Productive People Do Every Day

Know how many days per week you’re actually productive? About 3: People work an average of 45 hours a week; they consider about 17 of those hours to be unproductive (U.S.: 45 hours a week; 16 hours are considered unproductive). We could all be accomplishing a lot more — but then again, none of us wants to be a workaholic either.

7 Ways to Stop Procrastinating and Start Getting Stuff Done. If you're like many of my clients prior to them seeing me, you might have a hard time getting started with projects and completing tasks.

7 Ways to Stop Procrastinating and Start Getting Stuff Done

Maybe you do everything but what you need to be doing. Perhaps you watch TV instead of cleaning your house. You socialize instead of finishing a work project, or surf the Internet instead of writing that business plan you've been meaning to do for the longest time. Lifehack. We all have those moments when our brain simply refuses to work, but more often than not the lack of productivity can be closely associated to a number of poor lifestyle choices, which can be changed with a bit of effort.


These 7 habits are decreasing our productivity level without us even realizing it. Go through these points to find out if you have adopted some of them, and how to effectively remedy the situation. 1. Desktop madness If your job requires the use of a computer, you need to keep it organized in order to avoid situations where you cannot find a certain document or a folder. How To Be Happy At Work: 10 Simple Tips That Work.

Do you want to learn how to be happier at work?

How To Be Happy At Work: 10 Simple Tips That Work

Here are 10 simple things that you can do that are proven to work. This infographic was crafted with love by Officevibe, the engagement software showing you how to be happy at work. Lifehack. The super-achievers amaze the normal people in every way possible.


They have the same 24 hours per day that an average Joe has, but they manage to use those hours much more effectively. Oftentimes, they not only thrive in one particular area but develop incredibly well in most of the fields. Be it mental and physical health, relationships and social life or business and career, these individuals manage them all in an exceptionally good way. My 5 secrets to Getting Things Done.

I'm a huge fan of GTD and task management.

My 5 secrets to Getting Things Done

I've been using GTD for a very long time now, and it has helped me a lot by making me much more productive and creative. Without it, it wouldn't be possible for me to have my own website, YouTube channel, podcast, Apple community, and also a day job. So here is some of my secrets to Getting Things Done. Businessinsider. This is my main tools to getting things done. I'm post-pc and seriously, stop using normal computers is one of the best things that I have ever done when it comes to productivity and creativity.

I have never got so much done as I am now. Seriously. So after haven't used normal computers for 18 months now, I thought I should share with you my main tools (devices, Apps, services) that I use to Getting Things Done. My iPad Air 2 Writing in the amazing app Editorial. 10 Habits to a More Organized Life. Whether you are someone who isn’t organized or someone who is, there is always room for improvement. Because of new technology, systematizing your organizing can constantly be improved. I love being organized and always have been organized, and yet I still benefit from improving my systems with new apps and gadgets to save time and energy. 7 Easy Hacks for Productive Mornings.

You casually glance away from the Excel sheet you’re working on and down at the time in the bottom corner of your screen, expecting to see 10:00 a.m., maybe 10:30. But nope—it’s noon. NOON! And you’ve barely crossed off to-do No. 1. OK, so maybe you pressed snooze one too many times, couldn’t find anything to wear in your closet and so you got in a little late. And maybe you shouldn’t have sat down in your swivel chair and started the day with an “I’ll just check Facebook real quick” (that newsfeed is an infinity scroll, you know that right?). Your a.m. grind is looking less like a grind and more like procrastination at its finest. Seven Things Productive People Do That You Need to Start Doing.

Productive people get things done by harnessing time to work for them. Envisioning tasks as steps to accomplishment, they focus on each step while keeping an eye on multiple projects. Understanding that feeling overwhelmed is a cry for organization, productive people prioritize their day, and using Todo is a way to do this. 1. 5 Tips to Organize Your Day for Maximum Productivity  Whether you're the type of person that jumps out of bed before your alarm clock or the kind that doesn't officially start your day until that second cup of coffee, we can all use a little push in the morning. Follow these tips to help you make the most out of your day and achieve maximum productivity from start to finish. 1. Set up a morning ritual. This 1 Trick Can Help You Stay Focused.

Get More Done: 5 Ways to Master Your To-Do List. 14 Things Productive People Do In The First 15 Minutes Of The Workday - UltraLinx. Some great tips here bought to you by The first 15 minutes of your workday sets the tone for the rest of your workday. 7 Life Hacks to Be Productive Instead of Just Busy. When your nose is constantly to the grindstone, sometimes it is hard to eat your meals on time, much less get perspective on anything else that is going on. As entrepreneurs, we often have periods when we are frenetically trying to balance a million work-related things at once, but it is neither effective nor sustainable to operate that way. At the end of the day, we feel burnt out, utterly exhausted and unfulfilled in other areas of our lives.

To help assuage the pains of being constantly busy, here are seven life hacks that will help reduce your stress-induced headaches, maximize time and improve your quality of life. How much time you're really wasting at work - Business Insider. How Successful People Work Less and Get More Done  As co-founder of and CEO of Zillow for the last seven years, 39-year-old Spencer Rascoff fits most people's definition of success. As a father of three young children, Spencer is a busy guy at home and at work.

Productivity 101: A Primer to the Getting Things Done (GTD) Philosophy. Getting Things Done, or GTD, is a popular system for getting organized and staying productive. 10 Effective Steps To Make Goal Setting Work For You. Hundreds of people have talked about the importance of goal setting. Thousands or even millions of people know that setting goals can help you achieve more success in your life. Lifehack. Some days we just have too many demands competing for our precious time – between work, family time, hobbies and personal goals, managing our time in a way that leaves us content rather than frazzled, could be a particular challenge for a lot of us. Uk.businessinsider. The Top 5 Time Management Mistakes You're Making. 6 psychological tricks to be more productive.

We all wish we could be more productive at both work and home — but that's much easier said than done. In a 2013 survey by software company AtTask, workers reported spending just shy of half of their workweek on things other than their primary job duties or in productive meetings. To avoid this workplace setback, we can employ simple mind techniques that'll have us being productive before we know it. Just keep in mind that everybody works differently, so while one method may strike productivity gold, another might be a blunder. 5 Bad Habits That Are Killing Your Productivity - Part 3. 5 Practical Habits That Will Make You Happier at Work. These 9 common office policies actually limit productivity.

7 Time Management Mistakes That Are a Complete Waste of Time. 11 Morning Habits That Will Change Your Life (And Make You More Creative) Lifehack. From Japan, a Brilliant Notebook Hack for Organizing Your Notes. 50+ Personal Productivity Blogs You’ve Never Heard of Before (and about a dozen you probably have) 8 Self Improvement Skills to Learn that Have Lifelong Benefits. 8 Ways To Disconnect From Technology And Get More Done!  8 Ways To Disconnect From Technology And Get More Done!  25 Easy Tips to Increase Productivity at Work. 5 Scientifically Proven Ways to Make an Average Day Awesome. How To Avoid Procrastination? And Increase Your Productivity. 8 Ways Productive People Win the Battle of Busyness. 9 Minute LinkedIn Audit. Trust Fuels Productivity and Exposes Gaps in Leadership - Leadercast.

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The Best To-Do Apps for Every Kind of Person. 15 Ways to Maximize Google Drive Productivity. Your Top 10 Productivity Killers And How To Fix Them. 3 tools that techies are using to boost productivity. 7 ways to add an extra hour to your day. 11 things ultra-productive people do differently. Technology Tools To Help You Be More Productive. 8 Things Every Person Should Do Before 8 A.M. 50 Top Productivity Apps for iPhone Every iPhone Owner Must Have - Full News. 9 Things You Should Do Every Day Before 9 A.M. 12 Surprisingly Effective Ways to Get Organized. Less is More: Being vs. Doing,

How to Get Your Most Important Thing Done Every Day - Further. 11 Practical Ways To Stop Procrastination - Full News. 8 Things Every Person Should Do Before 8 A.M. 5 Tips to Organize Your Day for Maximum Productivity  12 Productivity Blogs Smart People Read - Full News. 15 Apps Tools To Boost Productivity At Your Startup - Full News.

Six Time Management Mistakes You Cannot Afford to Make - Full News. 5 Habits That Are Killing Workers' Productivity. Teacher Guides for Technology And Learning. 12 Differences Between Busy People And Productive People. The Psychology of Time Management - Full News. Top 10 Unusual Ways to Make Your To-Do List Actually Doable. Create Powerful Habits That Make You Happy. 9 Tips for Jumpstarting Your Morning and Improving Productivity. Ultimate List of 50 Awesome Apps To Nitro Boost Your Productivity - Full News. The Physics of Productivity: Newton’s Laws of Getting Stuff Done.

The 4 types of productivity. How to Avoid the Productivity Rabbit Hole. Top 10 Must-Have Mobile Apps for Productivity. #Productivity: Top 10 Best Tips To Get Organized When You’re Short On Time - Goodfeed. 7 Tips and Techniques for Effective Time Management and To Boost Your Productivity - Goodfeed. How to Tackle Procrastination and Increase Your Productivity. Motivation: How to Motivate Yourself in 10 Easy Steps. Must-Have: Top 25 Productivity Apps For Serious Entrepreneurs. 10 Reasons To Write Down What You Accomplished Today. The Six Things the Most Productive People Do Every Day  Best of Productivity Apps for iPhone and iPad. The Fundamentals on How to Build Muscle and Burn Fat Simultaneously. 7 Time Management Tricks to Help You Keep Your Cool. 17 Must Read Books on Becoming Instantly More Productive and How To Manage Life Better - Goodfeed. Management Tips: Track Your Time, Take Breaks, Use Music to Help You Focus.