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Eat The Frog First : Simple Time Management Hack

Eat The Frog First : Simple Time Management Hack

Everyday, you have a lot of tasks to do. Some are habitual like brushing, bathing, eating breakfast, etc. Some are interesting, that we will love to do and some will be boring and extremely difficult. Those difficult and boring tasks are your frogs for the day. These are the tasks you are most likely to procrastinate.

Finish the most boring, ugliest task of the day at first. It will help you set priorities and you won't have to procrastinate more!


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This is one of the simplest productivity hack, anyone could use in whatever field.

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