Working from the comfort of your home and being able to work at your own pace are just some of the benefits of the work at home professional. Here are 6 strategies that you should implement into your daily routine to make sure you are on task, transparent and motivated.
Sometimes it can feel like you’re not managing your time well and tasks aren’t getting done. I know .. I’ve been there. Instead of feeling like you’re playing catch up, try these five easy things to make you feel like you’re moving forward.
You won’t get things done by simply making a list. According to a lot of effective front runners a to do list is the way to get your days more productive, organized and focused, but might there be a correct way and an incorrect way to make a to-do list? In short, yes. By thoroughly listing all the things that need to be completed will not help you to actually achieve them. Therefore, if you hope to make your life more productive, organized and focused, use these three indispensable ways to create an improved list of things to do.
You don’t need more time in your day, you simply need to organize your time better. You will be surprised at how much you can accomplish each day with a bit of structure, prioritizing and commitment in your personal life and your office. Below we look at 10 steps you can implement today.
Remember the early days in your career when a simple to-do list was enough to keep your virtual assistance business on track? Over time business picked up until you soon found yourself juggling several clients’ tasks. Business is booming! Great news right? Not always.
As a busy virtual assistant juggling several clients, I am a firm believer in the “one touch” philosophy. When it comes to managing time and tasks, I find email can be one of technology’s greatest sources of procrastination. You open an email … read it …. decide if it can wait … flag it …. come back to it … and open it again. What does this mean to your virtual assistance business? Time is money and you are letting it tick away or spill over into your personal time.
The idea of spending money without good reason is anathema to many business owners, particularly when it comes to hiring someone to help get the job done. There is,however, absolutely nothing wrong with hiring a Virtual Assistant, and can be essential to your business success and growth. But how do you know when the timeRead more
Don’t be afraid to use some of your office time to keep things tidy & organized. It will make you more productive.
There are many benefits to working from home, but you only experience them if you are disciplined. Achieving your goals, and the success that follows, requires dedication and a healthy dose of self-motivation. The boss and co-workers you are happy to be rid of were not just demanding, they also helped keep you productive, and with nobody peering over your shoulder all the time, it is up to you to ensure you remain productive. The following suggestions are just a few measures you should consider implementing in your new routine.