Did you know that you can reduce your work hours by increasing productivity?
Being unproductive means more work hours for you. It will lead to a lot of wasted time and effort. You will miss out on a lot of great things that you can experience in this beautiful world.
So, do you want to live a more productive lifestyle?
Do you want to hack your lifestyle and make it more seamless and time-efficient?
If yes, take note of the 4 C’s that will help you boost productivity.
Completion — Complete your tasks immediately and avoid procrastinating!
When you finish a task, you achieve a sense of accomplishment.
Accomplishing tasks gives a person a feeling of being successful. It can also be your driving force in working harder and achieving more. What more if you finish tasks quickly?
So, if you have something that is due by the end of the week, start working on it as soon as possible. This will free up your time and will lessen your burdens throughout the week.
Conducive — Finish your tasks in a work-conducive area
There are a lot of things that can distract you from completing a beautiful masterpiece.
If you work from home, this may include children who are running around, or other family members who manage to distract you when you are in the “zone”. If you have animals in your home, you might be distracted by the noises that they make. Instances like these make you lose your concentration and keep you sidetracked from what you have to accomplish.
It is also very difficult to work in a place where you also sleep in. It will make you feel sluggish, and might become a reason for you to delay doing your work.
To become more productive, look for a work-conducive area wherein you can unleash your creative brain cells. If you are into interacting with other people while doing your work, you can look for a shared workspace or a co-working office. If you dislike crowds and prefer to be alone, look for a great coffee shop wherein you can zone out and complete your masterpiece.
Every person has a different preference, and if you find your perfect work zone, you will become more productive.
Creativity — Be creative in looking for solutions
There is no single solution for the various problems that you encounter each day. Yes, there are known solutions, but you can always come up with a creative solution that will make your problem-solving more efficient.
Create a system that will help you overcome problems in an organized way with much flexibility. Think of it as a scientific experiment: When you are given a problem, come up with your own set of hypotheses — something that will allow you to unleash creativity and will aid you in formulating a solution.
If you approach problems with a creative mindset, you will be able to come up with solutions for various problems in an out-of-the-box way, with an organized system.
Be creative in looking for solutions to your problems. Think beyond the box and look for innovative ways to overcome obstacles. Your creativity will lead to you having more time in your hands.
Calendar — Update your calendar regularly and make sure you don’t miss tasks!
Having an updated calendar makes keeping track of tasks easier. You will be able to see what you have accomplished and what you need to do over the week — or even for the entire month.
Make a list and plot them over the days. That way, you will be able to bump up other tasks that need to be done. This will result to having more free time to achieve other goals that you have set for yourself. You will be able to smash everything that you need to accomplish!
Being productive makes life easier and will help you establish a work-flow that is efficient! It will definitely help you in coming up with faster solutions,
With the 4 C’s, you will be able to accomplish more things in a given time period. Instead of finishing tasks in eight hours, you will be able to complete them in just four hours or even less!
This means that you will have more time for other things that you want to focus on. You will finally have time for your hobbies, interests and other activities that you want to do in your day.