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The general condition of your living environment affects your personal productivity.
A well organized work space makes you feel in control, and clearly focus and define areas that may need proper attention. It can literally eliminate distractions, position you for success, save you time and help you stay super productive.
Keep your desktop clear of clutter.
Place two document trays on your desk, one for new documents, the other for opened documents that you need to deal with.
Create two separate zones, one for computer work, one for non-computer work.
Place physical objects into drawers or organizing trays and out of sight.
Get a bigger trashcan. Make sure to recycle.
Spend 5 minutes each morning preparing your task list to have only accomplishable tasks that fit the time you have available. Keep other tasks on a holding list for another day.
Set a timer for 15 minutes, shut out the world and concentrate with intense focus on one and only one task. Closing your door and turning off your phone and internet are specially important.
Recognize that not everything in your list must be done. When in doubt, delete it from your list; if it is important you’ll eventually add it back.