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From what you described, I think your job is about big/longtime projects. My advise is to break your job to simple and smaller tasks as possible. Then calculate approximate required time for each part of your tasks and set a daily program to do them. Also it sounds like you see the empty half of the glass, but I think you need to change your view. You ...


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Your way of working is not sustainable. By accepting this amount of work you're signaling to your boss that the load is reasonable. If you continue this way you will probably end up exhausted. Start using Personal Kanban to limit the number of tasks in progress at any given time. Also start practicing Mindfulness to better cope with stress.


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Stress is generally a response to something. So for example, you might get stressed by deadlines because you're afraid of missing them, or worried about forgetting something, etc. By your description, this is a pretty big factor in your life, and it's probably worth getting to the bottom of what's causing it. But something that might help is get into the ...


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Sounds like you know what you want (this is good!), but not how to get what you want. You apparently have lack of free time after work. This may be an excuse (caused by your laziness perhaps?). I lump procrastination and laziness together; you become lazy because you procrastinate, and procrastinate because you become lazy. It's a vicious cycle. ...


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What if you are able to break down your goal into very small activities, so small that they overcome the challenges of energy, time and overall willpower? In my case, I have exactly the same impediments as you have, plus I have three young kids as well, I too, for the third year in a row haven't come close to my goals mid year but each year I have been able ...


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In my experience "laziness" and "procrastination" are code for something else -- exhaustion, feeling overwhelmed, whatever, and addressing whatever that is is probably your best first step. Maybe you actually have too little free time to do much more than eat and sleep. Maybe you have no idea how to get started. Maybe something else. Beating yourself up ...


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Yeah, I also used to give these type of yearly exams where you had a break of almost 2 hours between two sessions of exams, so I can speak from experience. 1. Drink of plenty of water, but not so much that you need to use the washroom. Don't let your body dehydrate , you can even take a bottle of water with you in the examination hall, if that is ...


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One other thing. There is something you can do in the days preceding the exams. You can spend some time every day visualizing yourself in the exam, painting as positive a picture as you can. Associate this mental image of yourself in the future exam with some positive mental images of yourself, where you see yourself as very successful and happy. For ...


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For reference, when a special learner is given testing accommodations, the rule is a 5-minute break every 40 minutes. You could find out when it feels right to you to take a break by observing yourself during studying. At what point do you notice your productivity starting to go down? If it's, say, at the 110-minute point, then I would suggest planning to ...


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It's a waste of time if it kills momentum. When you're in flow and hacking something, you're most likely going to be ultra effective in whatever you do. The problem is that time tracking, timeboxing, Pomodoros, all these techniques tend to bring you out of flow to record things. Whatever you do, you want to do the most important thing first. If you break ...


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If you get enough sleep, i.e. 7 to 9 hours and still feel tired in the morning it is important to consult a doctor. You could be suffering from any number of problems. I had exactly the same issue, and after blood tests it was found I was deficient in folic acid. Other people I know have been found to have sleep apnea(where you stop breathing for short ...


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I am a newbie programmer and have had similar situation compiling modules for GNOME Desktop project. These things worked for me: Setting up a audible notification for when the compilation finishes but being within earshot to notice this. Moving away from desk because I would know when compilation has finished and doing something physical such as watering ...


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I am new here and don't have enough points to comment but I wanted to say @Gemtastic's answer is right on! If you want some specific ideas on how to implement Gemtastic's suggestions, here's what I do: In order to train my body that its time to wake up, I'e setup a series of soft alarms on my ipod (or whatever device you like), just make sure the music ...


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As others said, You will have to find more activities. When you focusing to a hobby (like a cooking), you still relaxing. Morning-walking is too little relaxing.


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You can do this. Get a good nights sleep. Exercise 20 mins when you wake. Coffee and light breakfast. Start from chapters 3 in each subject. Read each chapter until you understand it. Then move to the next. Spot check on the exercises. Sleep when you are tired, eat lightly when you are hungry, drink plenty of water, Yoga or stretching before you sleep. ...


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Just have a list of simple things to do in this small time. Use a tablet to read an article, also you may view small things to do. Or you may use the time to make a small decision. Try to finish a small task in this free time. Finally, you can use this time for meta-exercises to do nearest job well or to make nearest interaction effective.



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