We are getting to the finish line of the year 2021 and it’s not too late to accomplish your goals. To achieve your goals for the year, sometimes you just need to get focused. So, I’m sharing some of my best productivity tips to help you end your year with as much goal success as possible!
Work Smarter, Not Harder
Being busy and being productive is not the same thing. It’s easy to fall into the trap of being busy without actually accomplishing anything. When you’re productive, you get closer to achieving your goal. Analyze the activities you’re doing and see if they directly relate to or impact your goals.
The best thing you can do is create an action plan around your goals. This will help you better determine what activities and actions you need to take to achieve your goals. Just remember that the goal is not to be busy, it’s to take actionable steps that make a difference!
Fixed and Flexible Schedules
Planning and productivity go hand in hand. Planning out your time will help you greatly when it comes to achieving your goals. Sometimes our goals may require us to step out of our normal routine or spend additional time on goal-based activities. Plan out these tasks in a way that allows you to easily schedule them into your everyday routine.
When you create your schedule, don’t forget to allow for flexibility. Life happens which means plans may need to change. Just be proactive in ensuring that your goal tasks end up somewhere in your schedule.
Using the Right Tools
There are a wealth of productivity tools available that help keeps you and your goals on track. My favorite app for productivity is Trello because you’re able to easily set up a board, share your goals with others, and store everything you need on the application. But, there are many others out there like ClickUp, Asana, and more. You just need to find what works for you!
Once you find the tool that works best for you, ensure that it aligns with your goals. Ask yourself if it’s driving you further. If the answer is yes, then keep going!
Get Hands-On Productivity Support
Productivity is one of those things we all want, but it’s one of the hardest things to acquire and maintain. Things like procrastination, distraction, lack of motivation and more make it difficult to remain productive especially when we need it the most. As a goal accountability coach, I help my clients find the right tools, set their ideal schedule, and find the productivity they need to reach their goals.
Are you thinking you need some support in ending your 2021 strong? I’m accepting new clients who want to achieve their goals! Book a complimentary call with me here.