can be quite difficult, especially for cheerleaders
or anyone who has other
obligations along with their studies–such as a part-time job, for example. It
is hard to balance studying and everything else, because both require a lot of
effort and time.If
you’re struggling with productivity and want to learn how to use your time more
efficiently, keep on reading for tips that are going to completely change your
life, and get you back on the right track1. Create
a daily to-do list.
In order to
stay on top of all your tasks and be as productive as you can, create a to-do
list. Once you do your daily task, tick it off the list. The more you do and
tick off, the more productive you will feel, which also results in feeling more
motivated to actually complete your entire list! And, once you see that empty
paper and all of your tasks ticked off, you’re going to feel even better about
starting the next day. Experiencing less pressure
and frustration will make you continue to be
real about what you can accomplish.
we would all love to do a month’s worth of studying in one day, but that’s not
exactly the most ideal plan, or the most realistic one for that matter. Your
should be completely realistic. Don’t organize your time so that you
feel more overwhelmed. You’re not going to be less productive if you plan out
doing less than imagined, because our imagination sometimes can request more
than we can actually achieve.3.
In order to be more productive, you need
to make priorities.
You should know which tasks are the most urgent and
requiring your attention, and do those first. Once you get them off your
schedule, you’ll feel less overwhelmed and more able to focus on the following
tasks. The more you postpone your urgent tasks, the more you’ll try to
procrastinate because of the pressure you’re feeling, and that’s never a good
thing–especially if you don’t have enough time on your hands, anyways!4. Ask
something? Can’t solve a problem, or don’t have time for it? Don’t give up.
Find a solution that’s going to fit your lifestyle. Either ask someone to help
you during your study time, or use writing services online to help you with
your work. Companies like Essayontime
enable you to focus on other tasks you actually have time for, and still get
everything done. As a student, you’re bound to have a very busy life, so don’t
be shy to ask for help.
is a killer of productivity, even if you think otherwise. You should focus on
each task separately, and think about what you’re doing while you’re doing it.
The process will be faster, and after you’re done with each task, you can
continue on to the next.
Mastering productivity can actually be a savior
for students who want to focus on their studies, and do extracurricular
activities, as well. It’s all about being able to plan, organize, and focus on
the right things at the right time.
Do you have any tips yourself? How do you
make the best of your time?
Brenda Savoie is a productivity
coach, private English tutor, and desperate dreamer. She is currently writing
her first romantic novel, and seeks contentment through mindfulness. Find her on Twitter and Facebook.