How to be highly productive at work?
You might have noticed that some people are very successful and highly productive at work. Do you like to know easy ways to improve interpersonal skills and become highly productive at work?
Whether you are a business owner or an employee, there is a good chance that you are concerned about improving productivity at work. Productivity tends to improve business operations, increase profits, and boost employee morale, and productivity is very closely linked to efficiency.
“I find that people work, work, work and don’t think, think, think, and that the percentage of time people work versus think is off. I’ve tried to shift that, and I try to think lot and try to increase the amount of time I spend thinking about things versus on the phone or in a meeting or emailing people.” Brian Halligan, HubSpot CEO
7 Tips to improve interpersonal skills and becoming more efficient at work:
1. Learn to prioritize
It’s important to learn to prioritize your To Do list or task list in order to be highly productive at work. Stick to this list does not digress and you will be able to complete all your tasks in the given time.
2. Avoid all distractions
Avoid all distractions such as social media, online surfing, mobile phones at work. Focus on your work completely to be highly productive.
3. Shield yourself from negativity
Workplaces can sometimes be filled with gossip and negativity. It’s important to remain unaffected in order to maintain your high productivity at work.
4. Approve of yourself
It’s very natural to keep looking for acknowledgment and approval from your colleagues and bosses. Avoid doing this, however, as if you don’t get the approval that you’re seeking for you may end up getting very affected and hence your productivity may suffer. Approve of yourself be confident and give you 100% do you work in order to maintain your productivity.
5. Forget past failures
Each time you face a difficult challenge at work if you keep remembering your past failures and replaying them in your mind; it will affect your productivity …avoid doing this. Look ahead and focus on your work 100%. This is the key to becoming highly productive at work.
6. Believe in the impossible
That’s right I said believe in the impossible which means believe that nothing is impossible. That impossible is possible to. This mindset will help you do your best at work and increase your productivity.
7. Learn not to be overwhelmed
When we are overwhelmed, our productivity suffers. In times of stress, it’s very important to keep it together in order to maintain high productivity levels.
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Watch this Skillopedia video to learn 7 easy ways to be highly productive in the workplace. This video focuses on how to improve interpersonal skills.
Taking Naps is good to recharge the brain, which is perfect for that afternoon energy crash after the heavy work for hours. Many good companies have arrangements in their offices for taking naps because they understand the value of their employees being well-rested to be at maximum productivity.
The following is taken from an amazing article 5 Reasons Why You Should Take a Nap Every Day written by Michael Hyatt.
- A nap restores alertness
- A nap prevents burnout
- A nap heightens sensory perception
- A nap reduces the risk of heart disease
- A nap makes you more productive
“The difference between successful people and really successful people is that really successful people say no to almost everything.” Warren Buffett
Everyone wants to be more productive. Below infographic will explain science-based ways to be more productive. All of them are simple to do and free.
This infographic was crafted with love by Officevibe, the employee engagement survey software that shows you how to improve employee engagement so that they’re more productive.
Keep learning, increasing your knowledge, and working on yourself. When you keep learning new things and new skills, then you are motivated to keep doing better and better at work and this leads to higher productivity.
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