We’re almost finished with the process of writing your “Ta Da” list. For a recap of steps 1-6 on how to prioritize your to do list, read the previous article here.
7. It is better to plan the night before for next day’s work.
- Now look at your to do list and see what are those 3 most important items you need to work on? I call these my Daily T.I.P.S.©* (Top Important Priorities). Start working on these first. Daily T.I.P.S.© is my way of keeping track of what the most important items are to complete each day.
- Keep this list in sight so if you get distracted or interrupted it is easier to refocus on the task at hand.
- Keep a pad close by to record all interruptions that are not for immediate action so that you can add these to your To-Do list later on. This will insure you don’t forget them and will help you avoid the feeling of having to do them at the point of interruption.