If you use a desk blotter-style calendar consider purchasing one with a calendar at the bottom of the page. It makes it easier to reference dates when your desk is cluttered with paperwork during the day.
Take some time over the weekend to think about what you want to have for dinner next week. You’ll be surprised at how much time (& money) you will save by simply planning ahead. Use our handy “All Out Of” pad so you don’t forget anything while you’re at the store!
If you are in the middle of a task & the phone rings it’s okay to let it go to voicemail. In the long run you can stay “on-task” and finish up what you were working on & return the call when you are more relaxed and can then focus on the conversation instead of being distracted.