Do you ever have days when you don’t feel productive? There are different ways to refocus and get back to being more productive. My ten ways to stay productive can help you refocus. You can do it. You can get refocused and be productive.
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One: Take a Step Back
Allow yourself to take a step back and reevaluate. Taking a break can give you time to think about what need to get accomplished. By taking a step back, you are allowing yourself time to refocus on what you need to get done.
Two: Change of Scenery
A change of scenery is a great way to cleanse your mind and refocus. Taking a short trip or going for a hike is a great way to get some space to focus better.
Three: Don’t Multitask
Multitasking isn’t a good idea. It’s very easy to not be productive when you multitask. When you multitask, you are not able to focus as well. Focus on one task at at time. I recommend time blocking to help you focus on one task at a time.
Four: Track What You are Spending Your Time on
Take some time to track what you are spending time on. Are you spending your time doing things that are going to get you closer to accomplishing your goals?
Five: Use a Planner
This one is my favorite. I highly recommend using a planner. A planner helps you to organize your plans, so that you can make progress.
Six: Get Some Sleep
Are you getting adequate sleep? You might want to track your sleep to ensure that you are getting the right amount, in order to be more productive.
Seven: Put Your Phone Away
Technology can be very distracting. If you are wanting to increase productivity, put your phone away while your are completing important tasks.
Eight: Create Deadlines
Setting deadlines helps you to be more productive. By setting a a deadline for a task, you are holding yourself accountable for completing the task.
Take time to do a home workout or go to the gym. Getting a workout in can help you refocus.
Meditation is a great way to relax and get refocused. Calming your mind for awhile can help you to be more productive.
Staying productive all of the time is impossible. You can refocus by using any of my ten ways to be productive. Let me know in the comments which of the ten ways worked for you.