Any action that is repeated over 21 days will turn into a new habit. According to a study, 45 per cent of what we achieve daily comes out of our cultivated habits. These habits control our actions subconsciously.
Setting up a good work habit has been revealed as a means of keeping your work progress automatically. You can attain your life goals without any difficulties. Forming the right attitude will eliminate the need for decision making and will power.
Perhaps you are an employee whose job is likely going to be replaced by your boss through outsourcing. On the contrary, developing sound working habits would help you retain your job.
TIP 1: READ TO CULTIVATE
One of the most commonly used methods of cultivating character is by reading. Try and read materials that will show you how to practice cultivating habits.
TIP 2: REPLACE OLD HABITS
Stop those old draining habits before it stops you! Replace bad habits with good ones. Remember, you can never eliminate bad habits but can replace them.
TIP 3: LOVE YOUR JOB
When you love what you are doing, you will work for longer hours without realizing it. To love doing your tasks, think ease, think comfort.
TIP 4: ENGAGE YOUR ALARM
Set your alarms to either wake you up for a task or remind you of it. Always return to working at the prompt of your alarm.
TIP 5: ALWAYS BEGIN EARLY
This is a follow-up on setting up of alarm. With the help of the alarms, make it a priority to wake up very early each morning to work. No matter what job you are doing, getting up early to work gives you about 7 extra hours per day. One of the beauties of early work is that you begin your work with a clear head. Moreover, tasks done at such times are hardly interrupted.
TIP 6: SPARK OFF YOUR CREATIVITY
You need to spark off your creativity by being positive at all times. You can also use pep- talks to push out the genius in you. Think out of the box at all times.
TIP 7: ESTABLISH A STRONG ATTACHMENT
You have to have a good reason for all that you do. See the success of your job as your success. If your dreams could be attached to your tasks, you will go out there to get it right.
On a closing note, always be poised to take action. Nothing will ever change if you do not follow up these tips with action. Remember, action speaks louder than words.
Finally, being consistent with what you do is a sure way of achieving success in your career.
Daven Michaels is a New York Times Best Selling Author and CEO of premiere global outsourcing company, 123Employee. The company employs hundreds of young bright individuals on three continents. His International event, Beyond Marketing Live! Inspires entrepreneurs to build & grow their business with revolutionary new theories and systems allowing them to design the business and personal lifestyle of their dreams.