Staying organized at whatever you deal with in daily life means you are organizing your life which should be your utmost priority.
Make future plans. If you organize things properly, then it can be highly beneficial in making future plans. If you want your life to be less stressful and less demanding, then organize as soon as you can. Putting in the effort to get things done as soon as possible will lift the weight off of you from doing it later.
Daily to-do list. Even the most intelligent person cant remember each and every small thing he plans to do. So it’s better to make a to-do list of the things you plan to do in a particular day so as to not miss to do the list of things plan by you and not to carry forward it to another day and make it messy or with short of time to do the things plan for that day. You will only further complicate your life by trying to contain important dates and reminders in your head. Write down everything: shopping lists for groceries, holiday gifts, home decor, and important dates like meetings and birthdays.
Don’t delay things. Stick to the time you have planned to do a certain thing. Don’t waste time. Recognize that keeping things organized goes hand-in-hand with staying productive. Make and keep schedules for the day and week. Make deadlines and set goals. And most importantly, and stick to them!.
Organize things daily and remove clutter on a daily basis so as not to create the hump of things. if you bring in something new, something else has to go. Even a little bit of clutter feels like a big mess! Constantly throw things away or donating them so that we are not buried under a mountain of stuff!
Backups for some things are necessary. Back up your computer files and have duplicates made for your car and home keys. Scan your IDs, passports and bank details, too then put it all in a secured folder in your computer. Keep the original and photocopies of your financial records, birth certificates, land titles and insurance in one folder, preferably tucked away in a safe.
Delegate responsibilities so as not to burden only a single person. It’ll be easier to declutter your home if it’s a team effort. Go through your to-do list and find tasks delegate the responsibilities. Create a list of responsibilities for each member and distribute it to them. Review the list with them every week to make sure everything gets done.
If you don’t know what you have going on in the future, then there is absolutely no way to plan ahead. Not only do you need to be organized in order to succeed, but you also need to stay organized. The reason why this is not a one and done thing is because things change and if you are not on top of those things, then you are going to see your life change right along with it and odds are it won’t be for the better either. Organizing your life seems impossible, but sometimes it’s the smallest steps that make the biggest difference in the end. Stick with good habits and you’ll find it gets you farther than you could have imagined.