How to Not Waste Time

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Process Essay: How to Not Waste Time

Wasting time is something everyone can do,it is part of life. It is also something we would rather .
not do. Lets face it, time is so precious. To many, time is money. You may wonder just how it is that

you waste so much time? For some it is distraction, we tend to space out, lose focus, get lazy, and

procrastinate. The list can go on and on. I am sure that you would love to be as productive as the

next person. I am going to give you some simple steps on how you can not waste so much time, and

have more time for fun and things you enjoy doing.

First and foremost, always remember that a pen and paper are your best friend. Write down your

plans, goals, and your attainable dreams. When you write down what you want to do, or need to do:

you are much more likely to get it done. This includes a simple shopping list, time management is

key. You can go in get exactly what you need, and get out and on to your next task. No more

aimless wandering and wondering , wasting time. If you need to get a few things done today,

write your list every morning while drinking your coffee that way it becomes a ritual.

Second of all, you should always organize your time. If you have more than enough tasks to

complete in one days time, simply create limits whenever possible. Some things will require your

attention no matter what. Your family, friends, and especially your children should always be top

priority. Other things can always be bumped down on your priorities list. Try to commit to the

things that need to get done in one day, and stick to a time limit with the things that do not

necessarily have to be done that day.

Third step, try to become less distracted and stay on track. It is so easy to get distracted

doing certain things, especially surfing the Web. Simply setting time limits for yourself to complete

each task will definitely be helpful, but make sure to keep...
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