Home    Subscribe    Write for Us    FAQ    Contact    HubGarden    Login

Getting Things Done

by Marie Vonow (follow)
Chief editor: readyforpets.com Blogs:https://minamaries.blogspot.com.au https://simpleselfimprovement.blogspot.com.au/
Priority (10)      Easy (5)      Tasks (3)      Important (1)      Quick (1)     


Easy, Important, Priority, Quick, Tasks


When you have a number of things to do, how do you decide the order to do them in? How do you choose what to do first? If there are many tasks how do you decide which tasks to do today?

Some people choose the task they consider the most important, give this priority and work down the list to the least important. However, people will have different ideas concerning which task is the most important. There is no right or wrong answer.

Some people choose an easy task first to give themselves a boost. They will probably be able to finish the easy task quickly. The feeling of achievement at completing the task makes them feel more confident about tackling harder tasks. They are likely to feel pleased with the result which also boosts confidence.

Other people choose a quick task so they can tick it off their list and feel they are getting somewhere. This helps them build up momentum to get on and do more tasks. They may even decide to do several quick tasks before starting on a task which will take longer to complete. Sometimes quick tasks are also easy tasks but not necessarily so.

A different approach is to choose the task you least want to do and get it over and done with. Instead of continually putting off that dreaded task, you just get stuck into it. What a great feeling when you have made that awkward phone call or done whatever you really didnít want to do. Once you have done what you dreaded you are likely to feel you can do anything.

Some people group their tasks. Perhaps you need to return books to the library as they are due today. You also need to buy a few groceries but that could wait until tomorrow. However, the library is near the supermarket so you decide to get those groceries after returning the books to the library. It will save you making a separate trip tomorrow or the day after.

Most people are aware of personal high and low energy times during the day. Some people wake full of energy and find it best to do tasks needing energy early in the day. You may find you are more creative at night and this is the best time to do tasks requiring creativity. It could be certain tasks are best done when children are not at home or they are asleep.

There are many factors affecting the best ways to get things done. Each person needs to find what works best for them and just do it.


# Easy
# Important
# Priority
# Quick
# Tasks
I like this Article - 3
More Articles by Marie Vonow
It is easy to access information these days
109 views
Often when we here the word 'alone' we think of someone who is lonely and has no family or friends...
132 views
I was on the train the other weekend when I got chatting to the man sitting next to me
164 views
Change, especially big changes can be stressful
91 views
Dr Seuss questions, 'How did it get so late so soon? It's night before it's afternoon
102 views
On a day to day basis many people seem to focus on the negative and their interactions with ot...
150 views
view all articles by Marie Vonow
Articles by Marie Vonow on Other Hubs
The laws about dogs vary from area to area
7 likes
As well as being a way to create warm garments and rugs, knitting can have health benefits
4 likes
ID: 27398
[ Submit a Comment ]
Trending Articles
Recently a blog post I read made me think about the phrase 'a waste of time'
83 views
Do you like to express yourself by writing? What motivates you to write? Do you write for money, f...
70 views
Money gives us all more choices in life, and is a tool to serve other people
2442 views
In this day and age, many people hire professional escorts because they what to try something ne...
12289 views
Many of us fear to speak our mind because we care about what others might think of us or say abo...
6436 views
To attain any form of abundance in your life, you must feel good as much as possible
2013 views
Understanding the way other people think and feel is a challenge, especially when their ideas an...
1679 views
I lived the city life and Iím sick of it
1061 views
How easy it is to allow our ego to bruise our wounds even further
520 views
You donít have to be rich to make money, you just have to be practical
4028 views
Categories
 
Copyright 2012-2018 OatLabs ABN 18113479226. mobile version