• Lyman A. Montgomery, MBA

Boost up Your Concentration and Avoid Distractions!


Being an entrepreneur and a business owner is not easy especially when you can’t keep yourself from wasting time. There are a number of distractions which keep you away from your actual work and goals and hurdle your success. Being aware of the fact that productivity is crucial, you need to cut off these distractions as much as possible.

Use Your Time Smartly

Time is a gem. All of us want more and more of it. However, most of us do not make the right use of it. We usually underestimate the amount of time we waste on various activities; the kind of activities which actually do us no good and hinder our actual success instead. However, to gain maximum productivity, one needs to utilize all the hours in a positive way.

For this one needs to focus on one’s work. But, how is that possible? How can someone keep himself from the distractions of everyday life? These are the kind of distractions which one encounters so often that they become the part of daily routine.

Here are some of the possible ways to avoid distractions, stay focus and increase productivity.

1. Keep your mobile on silent mode Mobile phones are notorious for creating major distractions in everyday work. One might not notice it but it is the root cause of major time waste. So, when you’re talking about avoiding distractions, you can’t do anything better than turning your mobile off silent or even off. The notifications, messages and e-mails create constant interruptions and do not let you pick up your pace.

2. Stay Focused Stay focused on at what you’re doing. Do not take turns away from your real track. First of all, limit the useless amount of time you spend on distractive sites on Chrome.

3. Self-Control Once again here, we can talk about your mobile phones and websites. However, there are certain cases other than these which demand self-control too. These can include unnecessary time –spending on parties, dinners and public gatherings. Meetings related to your business dealings and interests are fully appreciated.

4. Turn off the Internet Once again, it is something related to your gadgets. However, it is a universal term which covers all the others once and for all. Turn this distraction off. Totally remove the modem. Just do it! If you actually want success and focus, just get done with it at once.

These points might appear very trivial, but they can have a major impact on your productivity and concentration. Let them not be the spoilers!

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