Are you feeling overwhelmed and not sure what to do next?
Forgetting important dates or appointments?
Most of the tasks business owners procrastinate on aren’t difficult to do at all. We have the talent and skills to accomplish them. We just avoid doing them for one reason or another. When you commit to doing them, you complete them without any complaints. When you commit, you're focused. Your decisions drive you, and you know what you need to do to make it happen, and you just do it.
It’s remarkable how many tasks we procrastinate on that we could get done in a small amount of time.
These 6 tools will surely help you stop procrastinating:
As cliche as that sounds, it does precisely what the name implies. This app uses the principles of the infamous Pomodoro method for those who feel submerged by daily tasks. It was specifically created to improve your focus and eliminate any anxiety you might have with time.
RTM provides you with all the functionality you’d need, with regards to helping you to stop procrastinating on finishing the job.
This tool is available as a web-based software, but you can also access it through various mobile devices running on iOS, Android, or BlackBerry’s operating system. Besides that, you can also integrate it with several different online services such as your Gmail accounts, Google Calendar, MS Outlook, Evernote, or even Twitter. Many don't know this, but yes, you can add tasks via your Twitter account(s).
3. MyLifeOrganized (MLO)
If you are having difficulty managing all your business and personal plans, then MLO is the way to go. MLO helps you organize your to-do lists and plan your (life's) goals. This task management system helps you target what you should be focusing on to achieve your objectives. It creates to-do lists automatically for you, with actions according to priority for your urgent attention. This automation allows you to track your progress methodically.
Toggl is a tool the helps you track the time you spend on projects. Toggl is an excellent alternative to time-sheets which allows you to track time spent on various projects. Stopping procrastination starts with being clear on exactly how much time you spend on your tasks and analyze your management.
Here is an excellent explanation of HOW to use Toggl, step by step.
Mindmapping is a great technique used to prevent procrastination. Mind42 is one of the best free mindmapping apps out there. Mind42 helps you get more organized by helping you organize your ideas, thereby attaining clarity on the tasks at hand.
Increase your attention span. This incredible app gets in your head (so to speak) and uses music to boost your productivity, which is anti-procrastination. Increasing your attention span by up to 400% is possible!
If you're not using one of the hundreds of apps and tools out there, you're missing out on the opportunity to stop procrastinating. With so many of these tools to choose from, how do you know which ones to download and use? This, of course, depends on your needs.
What are you procrastinating on? Do you think any of these tools can help you stop