Finding time to work on your own stuff as a business owner can be challenging. Whatever line of work your in, chances are you will still have emails to answer, invoices to raise, marketing your own business, the list goes on. If you're not quite ready to take on the services of a virtual assistant, which you should seriously consider, here are 5 simple steps to help you get through your own business tasks.
Step 1: Block off 90 minutes every day
It doesn't matter when in the day you block off your 90 minutes, just ensure that that 90 minutes is only for you. I find first thing in the morning is my best time.
Step 2: Stay focused
Do not become distracted with emails, text messages, phone calls or anything else. Switch all your distractions off. If you're not planning on emailing, close your inbox down. Switch your phone to voicemail. Get it into your head that THESE 90 minutes are YOURS. Barricade yourself into a room if you have to if you...