It’s a New Year, and you know what that means… time to start making your New Year’s resolutions. If yours includes dominating your job in 2018, then keep reading for five essential tips.
To take the new year on by storm, you have to start with a clean slate. It’s time to clean out and organize all of the emails that are piled up in your inbox. Try labelling folders so you can establish a system of how to organize your emails going forward. While you’re in organization mode, take the time to sort out your cluttered desktop. Trust us, you’ll feel like a brand new person ready to take on anything!
Before you can dominate your work life, you need to achieve balance with your personal life. It’s important to refresh your body and mind by carving out time for things like working out, hobbies, and time with family and friends. Set weekly or monthly times and make it a priority. This will translate into your work life by being a better and happier you!
Keep learning. Whether it be a new strategy, tool, or skill, there is always something to help you improve your trade. Online courses, seminars, and even how-to videos are an easy way to advance your skill set and fluff your resume.
Want that promotion you’ve been after for years? Showing your employer that you’re striving to be better will win you major brownie points. As the wise words of Albert Einstein go, “Once you stop learning, you start dying.”
Set milestone goals throughout the year to help motivate you to reach your end goal. By setting manageable weekly or monthly targets, reaching your overall goal will seem less daunting and more achievable. It’s important to create new goals for yourself at work to avoid being stagnant and to challenge yourself.
Last but not least, you need to follow up on your goals. Anyone can set goals, but it takes discipline and dedication to achieve them. Set reminders on your calendar or sticky notes on your desk to stay on track. You can even team up with a coworker to hold one another accountable. Find whatever works for you, and you’ll conquer the year ahead!
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