A lot of these make sense, and the first point in particular is one that I absolutely have to live by in my job. Focusing on one thing at a time is personally the only way I can get anything done! My fingers are in A LOT of pies here at OnlyMarketingJobs and I don't just work on one brand, so it's very important that I am able to pick things up and put them down as and when I need to. The only way I can really do that is by compartmentalising and that's not just the work, it's everything. The emotions attached to the work, the stresses, the worries.
I made a New Years resolution to myself this year, to leave work at work. All of it. So far I've been successful and I am a much happier person as a result. Not that I don't enjoy what I do because I do, but when the lines between work and your personal life become blurred you know it's time to make a change. It's all about priorities and prioritising properly. Check out the rest of the points in this article on reed.co.uk to help you be more productive at work:
Can’t seem to get things done? Stop saying yes… Whether you’re easily distracted, you tend to bite off more than you can chew, or you think overworking is the answer, the way you currently deal with tasks might mean you often struggle to get much done. To help make the most of your time, here are six things productive people do every day (that you should start doing right now):