How to Have Attainable New Year’s Resolutions?

As 2018 comes to an end, some of us are evaluating our year and are starting to plan our goals for 2019. For some of us, these goals come in the form of New Year’s Resolutions. Some say “Why bother?” since based on experience, we forget about these resolutions after 3 weeks or so. I…

How to Become More Productive with the Eisenhower Box?

Whether you are a student, an employee or you are handling your own business, there are times when you are overwhelmed by simple and complex tasks in our every day lives. Sometimes, it really gets so overwhelming that we do not know where to start anymore. You have to respond to the email but at the same time you are also rushing to finish a presentation. What do you do? What task do you prioritize? As a medical student, I have also struggled in choosing which tasks should I do first and which tasks can I put on hold. That is until I’ve tried using the Eisenhower Box.

How to Become More Productive with the Pomodoro Technique?

You may have already heard about the Pomodoro Technique before and how it has improved people’s productivity.  The Pomodoro Technique is a time management technique developed by Francis Cirillo in the late 1980’s. The principle of this technique is simple: you work on a task for a specified amount of time and when that time is…