Long term: Warren buffet tactic. Google Warren buffet 20 things. Short term/daily: Write things youthink you have to do that day, than prioritize according to importance and complexity. Do the hardest things first when you still h
First you have to know whether you’re a person who should start with the hardest task or get warmed up with something smaller instead. Then you can prioritise by urgency. Don’t forget to break bigger tasks in to more manageable chunks either.
I usually try to prioritise my to do list by what needs to be done the most. Often this means that I put a long or difficult task first. I also include other small daily habits into my to do list when first working them into my routine.
You can try writing down all the things you can think of to do. Then rate each item an A or B or C according to importance. Your A items then become your shortlist, from these choose maximum of 3 to do today.
- Is it bad if I do not accomplish all the tasks in my to do list?
- How far in advance do you put tasks on your to do list? I am a big procrastinator and if I see something on my to do list that’s not due for a while I tend to just ignore it. Any suggestions on how to solve this?
- How far ahead should one write their list.. i.e. daily, weekly or monthly?
- Is it any way to make do to list more creative but still keep them simple?
- What strategies do you use to prioritize & organize “to do now” vs “to do later” tasks?
- How to make sure you stick to your list when something else that you need to finish first just popped out?
- How to make a to do list more interesting?
- time management? How to be more effective with time? I am a person who cares a lot about details, and in my work, I tend to refine concepts a lot. I find myself time swept often and offset my to do’s.
- How can I do a ideal write to do list? Can you share an example
- How do you manage your energy Vs. Your ambition (i.e. multiplicity of projects you want to do) ?