Prioritizing Your To-Do List: Tip 6 of 10

The adage says, “We all have the same 24 hours a day”. Yes, it’s a cliche, and it likely more annoying than helpful – but it is true. We can’t create more time out of thin air, but we can use it more effectively.

Sometimes we can become paralyzed when there is so much to do, we don’t know where to start. That is why prioritizing your tasks is so important. Knowing what you need to work on and when you need to do it will only increase your productivity.  Prioritizing and making a plan can help you to move forward, one step at a time.

Yes, you can accomplish your to-do list and move forward. Prioritizing can be done. Here are some tips to help you get started.

Tip 1: Prioritizing

Tip 2: Make a List

Tip 3: Rank Your Priorities List by Urgency

Tip 4: Break Your Large Tasks into Smaller Pieces

Tip 5: Delegate What You Can

Tip 6: Deadlines for Each Task

Set some deadlines for each of your tasks. Simply setting a deadline has been shown to help people follow through. Try to set your deadlines a little earlier than you need. This will help you stay ahead of things and gives you a buffer if you can’t deliver.

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