Deadlines Have You on the Run? This Will Help.

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Do deadlines make you nervous?

Deadlines are one of the biggest stress inducers out there. This is especially true if procrastination is an issue for you.

So, what helps?

Learning to set and maintain time priorities is a powerful time management tool — and one that helps immeasurable in de-stressing and amping up your productivity.

Where do you start?

A good way to look at things like this is to grant the highest priority to the task or tasks that cause the greatest consequences for yourself or others.

For example, what if your daughter needs a costume for a play in two weeks?

This ranks as a high priority because if you don’t take care of it, the performance will take place and your daughter will be the only one without a costume.

Once you have an overview, then note the priorities with deadlines…

When you are prioritizing tasks using this system, it is very helpful to plot out all of your tasks on a calendar.

Integrate one-time events with ongoing responsibilities. This helps you see and plan around deadlines and any overlapping priorities.

Remember – setting task priorities without a system is useless.

While setting priorities helps, you also need to follow through. So, creating a system that allows you to act in accordance with your priorities and meet your deadlines is vital.

Track and reward your successes, and don’t be afraid to tweak things when you run into logjams.

I’d love to hear from you as you experiment with this. What do you discover? How do you tap into the power of priority-setting to meet your deadlines?

If procrastination holds you back, you’re certainly not alone. Millions of people struggle with this energy draining time thief. Procrastination’s costs include lost productivity, lost income, lost opportunities, frazzled nerves and damaged relationships.

My accessible and immediately actionable E-Guide Book titled I Don’t Know Where to Start!” How to Stop Stalling, Get Clear, and Turn Procrastination into Productivity offers you a clear path to get to the roots of your procrastination and start doing rather than delaying — today.

“I Don’t Know Where to Start!” unmasks this time thief with exercises to help you identify your own unique brand of procrastination. And it provides insights to help you successfully address what you discover.

That’s the good news! You really can make conscious choices about your time and how to use it. And you really can change old habits and patterns. Using the tools and skills you’ll learn in “I Don’t Know Where to Start” you’ll get started and keep going!

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Let’s explore time together …

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