New Year’s resolutions you should be making about time management

Time plays a crucial role when it comes to achieving one’s goals. Setting one’s goals and sticking to the ways through which one can accomplish these goals are two different sides of the same coin. If you do not want to fall into the list of that 92 % of people who fail to achieve their long-term goals, then you need to pay attention to how you use the precious little time you do have in this world.

There is a need to make a semblance of balance without feeling too overworked. This is not just about achieving and going after your goals around the clock. This is also about the quality of life. There are a couple of tips the one always needs to keep in his mind.


A few tips to manage your time that will make you a step closer towards your goals

One has to set his goals the right way. Setting goals in a wrong won’t help as you will lack proper targets, which will force you off track. Use the smart goal setting method to help you see things through.

Spend a couple of days straight assessing how you spend the time you have right now. This could be done by recording the time that you are investing at present and once you see the results, find ways to mind it.

Once you start a new day, make sure that you complete your most important tasks first. This will give you a big boost for the rest of the day once you complete it.

One of the biggest time wasters we have our bad habits. Whether it’s Netflix binge-watching, excessively surfing social media, playing games, going out frequently to drink with friends, or so on. Use your time wisely if you are willing to achieve your goals.

One must develop a habit to take frequent breaks while working on something. This will not only help you maintain your mental, physical and emotional states at peak levels but also will ensure the same enthusiasm of yours towards work from where you started off.

When you are feeling lackluster, turn to YouTube, TED Talks and any other inspirational source. Find the ways that can bring the drive inside you by focussing inspiring content and seeking out others who’ve achieved big goals.

Incessant social media app alerts aren’t helping you with your time. It’s definitely hurting you. Turn them off. Stick to the theory of de-clutter and organize. Start small and eventually build momentum, thereby turning yourself into an organized warrior.