“The Key is not to prioritize what’s on your schedule but to schedule your priorities” – Stephen Covey
To start off with, what should NOT be on your To Do List?
- Most probably the things that you know are a distraction (cleaning, organizing your desktop etc.)
- What looks like a distraction probably is, clear it from the area
- The tasks that belong to those on your team or people you have contracted (learn to trust they will deliver) – the maximum thing to do is to follow up
- What you are paying people to do should be their responsibility, not yours
- Re-prioritizing your bread and butter in terms of priority, keep your eyes on the prize
- The matters that upset you (you know what they are…)
- The unnecessary habits that you are used to doing but know you shouldn’t
- The things that can wait
- Leave the many balloons you are trying to hold on to
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This is going to be a short article because you better get going on your priorities for today, go focus on you!
- Date: January 12, 2021
Tips: How to Create a NOT To do list
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