Master the power of the results of being efficient and effective.
The year 2103 has just begun. We’re all energized and hopeful amid with great expectations for the dream, visions, desires, goals and different things we want to accomplish. The accomplishment of these goals are key to having our dreams come true – hence the transformations of our dreams to reality. That makes us successful! Doesn't it?
What does it then take to enable us to achieve our goals?
Achieving your goals
There are two important habits or dispositions that ‘ll enable you to achieve your goals. It requires that you are both efficient and effective in the way you do things. Efficiency and effectiveness are not the same thing. You can learn more about efficiency and effectiveness by following this link:
Efficiency comes from having some approach to planning such a a diary which you adhere to daily. Using such tools helps you to create a pattern of working or framework around your activities and daily schedules. It helps you to prioritize activities in an on-going basis. Being efficient is just the beginning, since, you can be efficient with ever achieving your goals. For example, you could be a very organised person at work but that doesn't mean that heading in the right direction. It just means that you get through the work at hand efficiently.
How do you become effective?
To be really effective you need to adopt the following stance:
- You first need to clearly define your goals ·
- Then you must work back from them by identifying the range of activities and tasks that will move you towards these goals ·
- These activities and tasks must be scheduled using your planning tools ·
- You must review your progress regularly
In conclusion, an ability to combine efficiency and effectiveness will turn you into an achiever over the long term.