Set your priorities
1. He Figured Out What was Most Important to him
Before we can set our priorities, we need to figure out exactly what they are. We have limited time and energy so we need to determine what our top priorities are at any given moment.
2. He created An Action Plan
It's time we put thoughts into action. Take a few moments to create a plan of where we will like to see ourselves in the next couple of months or years. We align those dreams with your priorities to help you focus on making our wishes come true.
3. He designated Specific Time Slots For Tasks
Sometimes just setting aside a specific time is all it takes. Within a matter of minutes we may realize we can get a lot accomplished once we designate an actual time on our calendar for a task.
4. He determine How he Want To Live his Life
Another great way to keep your priorities straight is to consider how we want to live our lives. If we want to work only a certain amount of hours per week, but our current job prevents you from doing that, then finding a new job might take precedent on your to-do list. "It’s important to have your priorities straight so we are living a life of purpose and fulfillment that feels good for us. When we have our priorities straight and know what’s important to us, we are more inline with our intentions and what we really want out of life.
4. He talked To A Mentor
Talking to a mentor can open our eyes to problems we may not have ever noticed. They might help you see things from a different perspective and challenge our us to focus on what needs to be number one in our lives. "If we are not sure what is most important, talking to a mentor as well as friends. They may be able to help us not only in terms of practicality, but also judge the sense of urgency and emotion in our voice! If we constantly moan about our job and dread going into the office every day, they’ll instantly know we should put that at the top of our list of priorities
5. He mapped Out his Daily Tasks
Sometime, wr feel so motivated to make a change in our life, but in just a few days, we retreated back to our old habits. We ca prevent this by mapping out what we need to do every day to keep us motivated and focused. Also, estimating the time required for each task and map out what we can do each day to stay on track. For instance, something like talking to a financial planner to reinvest our finances could be good.
6. Eliminate Distractions
If we want to set our priorities straight, we need to get rid of the distractions. Turn off the TV and throw your phone out the window, it's time to focus on bettering our lives and leaving the clutter at the door. Setting aside time on our calendar to set our priorities, but also eliminating distractions. These kinds of distractions take up more time during the day and create more interruptions than we realize. We should Start calling ourselves out on things like that so we can clear out the clutter. Set a timer on social media if we have to as well. We will be surprised how much hidden time we discover to focus on pursuing our priorities.
7. He takes Time To Reflect
"This means setting aside an afternoon or a block of time where we shut off our phone, put pen to paper and tell ourselves that, even though we have a million things going on, this is a priority. For instance, let’s say we work in a toxic environment and we haven’t gotten a raise in two years. Analyze your life and figure out what kind of changes you need to make. If we feel like we have no time to do this, then honestly, that's even more of a reason for us to reflect.
8. He was honest With Yourself
We Have to check those priorities with reality. Keep track of how much time we truly spend on things each week, for at least a week or maybe two. Be honest. Finally, compare the reality of your time with our ideal priorities. Are we giving proper time to what matters most to us? If not, why not? What can we do to make our true priorities number one in your life? Make appropriate changes so our reality matches what really matters most to us.
9. He created a list
For myself, there's nothing more satisfying than creating a list. It's a great way to see what we truly value so we can figure out what our next step needs to be. "When we feel overwhelmed it can be challenging to figure out what our priorities are because everything can feel equally as important. A great tip to keep our priorities straight is to make a list of everything weighing on our mind. Just get it all out on paper. Once we see it in front of us, it already starts to feel more manageable. From there, rate each item on a scale from one to ten on its importance. By doing this you will be able to determine which priorities should come first.
10. He took Action In Small Steps
If we start to feel overwhelmed with our priorities, we take a step back and remember to breathe. We don't need to be Wonder man/woman to set our priorities straight. The only person we need to make happy is ourselves, and the more we realized that, the better we may feel. We can’t do everything, all of the time, but we can take committed action in small steps and build on them from there.
12.it is normal For his Priorities To Change
As we get older, our priorities will most likely change. But we shouldn’t think of it as a bad thing. Considering the fact that over time we mature and we need to just reprioritize what's most important. "First we must have awareness around the fact that our priorities will change as our lives and circumstances change. Some priorities will be ones that we focus on over the long term and other priorities will be focused on what’s happening right now. With this in mind, I recommend that we make two lists: One, main/active areas of our lives. Two, secondary areas or ones that don’t need as much attention at this time. Spend some time to go over each area of our lives and write out any ideas or priorities that will be helpful to incorporate into our lives now or in the future," continued.
13. Check In With Yourself Regularly
After when we figure out what our priorities are, we check in with ourselves to make sure we stay focus and conquer them. Schedule a coffee date with ourselves in our calendar so we don't forget. Check in regularly with Ourselves, often! Ask if our priorities are still serving us? Are we holding ourselves accountable to living our life on our terms?
Don't get frustrated if you need some time to figure out what your priorities are so you can set them straight. Be kind to yourself and remember that it's completely normal for your priorities to change over time. Eventually, with a little bit of patience (and a lot of wine), you can figure out what's most important and take charge of your life.
I WAS JUST THINKING.
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