Have you ever had a major goal in mind but didn’t know how to pursue it? One factor in why we don’t achieve our goals is the time it takes to complete them. If it’s time you’re looking to save, here are five tips to help you accomplish your goals with no stress.

Anti-Social

One of the biggest time consumers in the world is social media. We’re always checking our phones for the latest happenings online. In order to focus properly, it’s best to disable social media alerts. You’ll be able to chime in on your friend’s status update at another time.

Don’t Open This Email

Most people check their emails any chance they get. You never know when something important is going to show up in your inbox. But constant glancing at these emails can distract you from your work. Make sure to set aside a specific amount of time to check up on your inbox while working on your project.

Getting That Drive Back

There are times when you might lose your spark of motivation in the middle of your project. Sometimes, you can start to feel uninspired before even starting. Give yourself that extra boost by watching or listening to something that inspires you. In no time, you’ll be ready to conquer the world.

Early Morning Rush

When you get up in the morning, the first thing you should do is hit those major tasks right away. Then you won’t have to worry about them later on when you’re ready to wrap things up. The last thing you want is to spend the last few minutes of your day trying to rush through tasks you were supposed to have done.

Break It Up

You can’t work on a project nonstop. Taking a break every now and then will help you focus more on the task at hand. For every 45 minutes of working, take at least 15 minutes for a quick break. If you don’t, you could start making more mistakes in your work.