How to be productive — it can seem like a mystery, but it doesn’t have to be. There are no right or wrong ways to be productive. Instead, it’s a matter of figuring out what habits work best for you and sticking to them.
In this video, you’ll learn the 4 things really productive people do on a daily basis, so you can start doing them, too.
1. They’re Friends With Time. If you aren’t sure how to be productive but you know you want to be, start by making friends with time. Don’t see it as the “enemy” that’s always running out or as something you struggle against. It’ll always be a source of pain in your life if you see it as the enemy.
2. They Make Their Morning Routine Non-Negotiable. Another way to feel productive is to get some things accomplished just for you first thing in the morning. Create your own morning routine and make it non-negotiable.
3. They Work Out. Studies prove that exercise optimizes your brain, mood and ability to focus, so get 30-60 minutes of sweating into your day to amp up productivity.
4. They Don’t Blow Themselves Off. Really productive people refuse to blow themselves — and their commitments to themselves — off. How to be productive like the pros? Dismiss distractions until you’ve met your most important commitments to yourself.