An organized work area prevents distractions. Maintaining a higher level of focus is much easier when the space around you is clear of clutter as well. Take 10 minutes to pick up any clutter that may be around you, and notice how much more you can get done in a day.
A high degree of focus opens your perceptions to new levels of awareness. Not only are you not distracted by random thoughts, but when you achieve a higher degree of focus actually ACTIVATES dormant areas of your brain so you can perceive more than you would otherwise. Stay focused, my friend.
When you’re focused, you have more energy. Just as a sharp blade cuts easier than a dull one, a focused mind works better than an unfocused one. Although it may take a bit of extra effort to train yourself to be focused more often, it pays off in the long run because you can eliminate a lot of wasted effort.
One strong effort will do more than 100 weak efforts. Have you ever tried pushing a car that wouldn’t start? If you don’t put enough effort into it, you could push against it all day and it won’t budge an inch. And yet, give it one good, strong push, and it’s moving. Once you’ve got it moving, keeping it going is a lot easier. In many ways, life is like the car. If you want