Have you got a to-do list? Do you look at it every day, cross things off and feel satisfied? Do you translate things from one list to the next day’s list?
I used to do that. A lot. And it works. In fact, the owner of an MBS shop I know recently told me that no matter what happens, she makes a list each night of what needs to happen the next day, prioritises it, and then makes sure it all gets done. And she has successfully turned her business round from making a significant loss to a healthy profit.
But what I noticed the other day was that although I’ve been great at doing lists in the past (mainly cos I love crossing things off , it gives me a feeling of satisfaction!) more recently I’ve not been doing them nearly as much. Continue reading