Tip 3: Set Small Goals
“Whoever wants to reach a distant goal must take small steps.” Helmut Schmidt
When a piece of work is overwhelming it is much easier to break it down into bite-size manageable steps. These actions can then be put on the To Do list with individual end times. Some tasks may even be delegated to someone else.
Setting small achievable goals provides a sense of accomplishment and therefore motivates you to continue with the overall task.
“Do it now. You become successful the moment you start moving toward a worthwhile goal.” Unknown
This is one of seven tips written by Business Coach Ute Wieczorek-King and Virtual Assistant Gerry Hyde as part of a series of articles and tips to help people use their time more effectively and be more productive.