The Six Ideas for Working Smarter, Not Harder IQ Doodle outlines several ideas to help you get far more accomplished throughout the day while working toward your goals.
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1) The Priority Pyramid
- Important Stuff: What must I do today?
- Necessary Stuff: What should I do today?
- Unnecessary Stuff: What could I do today?
2) Avoid the Busy Bee Trap
Avoid doing stuff just to stay busy. Instead, discipline yourself to stay focused on what’s most important.
Is this really the most valuable use of my time right now?
3) Recognize What’s Working
Acknowledge what you are doing well and where you are being most productive.
What’s working for me?
What results am I getting?
How could I do more of this?
4) Eliminate Unnecessary Stuff
Stay focused on what’s most important and remove everything else from your schedule.
Is this really something that needs to get done?
5) Create an Avoidance List
Develop an action avoidance plan where you list all the things you will not allow yourself to focus on.
6) Work Less to do More
Challenge yourself to work less and do more by consistently raising your standards of performance.