September Newsletter: 3 Ways to Stay Organized

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Staying organized is one of the most important traits to have when it comes to work, school, and your life overall. If you have ever caught your self wondering what to do next or even felt like you can't get things done because you keep procrastinating, this short article is for you!

Get organized with 3 easy steps:

Prepare a Schedule

Having a schedule allows you to stay focused during the day and helps relieve the stress of not knowing what to do next with your time. Try to write down all of the things you need to get done by the end of the day and plan how much time you should spend on them.

Learn to say NO

Your priorities come first. Don't be afraid to tell your friends or family that you can't go to an event, especially if you have things to do. This is a common mistake that a lot of people make because they feel like they would rather be doing something else with their time instead of being disciplined and following through with their initial plan.

Get Rid of Distractions

Distractions often lead to procrastination. Identify the things that distract you and try to minimize them. This will help you stay focused on your tasks and will give you a sense of peace. For example, if social media is a distraction for you, take a break for a while and refocus on your priorities.

Bottom line:

Implementing small things to your life such as these three steps can be the foundation of a successful future.