The Six Steps for Having a Productive Day IQ Doodle outlines a six step process that will challenge you to work far more productively, effectively and efficiently throughout the day.
Here is the text description included within this IQ Doodle:
1) Recognize Unproductive Activity
Immediately recognize, stop and acknowledge your unproductive behavior.
Is this really a good use of my time?
2) Consider the Consequences
Question the long-term impact of indulging in this unproductive activity.
What does indulging in this cost me?
What am I likely to miss out on?
3) Remove Yourself from Activity
This will help you gain a proper perspective of the situation.
How would I like to live my life?
What goals would I like to achieve?
4) Start Setting Priorities
Remind yourself what’s most important right now.
What kind of person do I want to be in this situation?
What activities will help me achieve my goals?
5) Create Contingency Plans
Develop an action plan to tackle tasks and activities in optimal ways.
What’s the first thing I must do?
What if I get distracted again?
How will I refocus myself?
6) Take Immediate Action
Begin working on the activity that has the highest long-term payoffs.
What is the most valuable use of my time right now?