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Feeling less productive

Feeling less productive

Many people feel unable to find time in the day to do their most important work. Research reveals that on average, in an 8-hour day, employees are only productive for 3 hours.

  • Look at how you are spending your days.
  • Examine the drains and incompletions that often leave you with little to no energy to complete the important work.

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Addressing drains and incompletions can feel overwhelming at first, especially if you already feel tired.

If you are spending your time, energy, and attention on tasks that don't support your overall goal or priorities, it's time to re-evaluate.

  • Drains are the tasks you have to do (commuting, personal admin, email correspondence, meetings, calls). These tasks drain your time and energy that you want to spend on priority work.
  • Incompletions are the items on your to-do list that you have not...

Look at what is left on your drains and incompletions list. Consider if they are all items you do have control over. 

Determine what you can control and what you cannot. It is easy to feel overwhelmed, to worry and try to solve what you cannot control.

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