When a certain task takes a larger amount of concentration than usual and you can’t seem to get it done or it’s just taking longer than it should due to distractions, it may be time to change things up. Of course, if you don’t know what to change exactly, you can begin to experiment with things.
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If you are like me, if you don’t write things down or type it into Evernote, then you will forget it ten minutes later. Personally I’m a fan of Evernote, but if you don’t mess with technology a leather binder will do the job just fine.
If you don’t write or type a to-do list yet, then here are 3 reasons why writing everything down is so important:
I am busy. You are busy. I have been thinking lately of what I can delegate to other people, so I can lessen my workload. I’m asking myself, “Adam, what are the things only you can do?” Yes, when I talk to myself I include my name. The difficult part seems to be knowing what I need to keep and what I can delegate to others. Right now my iPhone is the thing that keeps me in the right place at the right time.