News >> Browse Articles >> General News

News >> Browse Articles >> Work-Life Balance


Out of Time? 7 Ways to Manage Your Day

Hamsa Ramesha | HRPeople

October 07, 2009


3. Do Small, Similar Tasks at Once

Once you’ve created a list and prioritized it, you may notice a bunch of small, simple tasks that are easy to do or don’t take very long. Do these quick and mundane tasks when you’re facing some downtime (like waiting for a meeting) or need a quick distraction from your current project.

Quick Advice: 6 Ways to Free Yourself From Overcommitment

For example, if there’s a pile of resumes you need to go through, set aside an hour (maybe after lunch during that food coma) where you can breeze through them and feel motivated to tackle bigger projects!

Step #4: Mind Over Matter

Poll: How do you feel about crying at work?

Poll: How do you feel about crying at work?