Originally published: 13/09/2018 15:17
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The Easiest Way for Entrepreneurs to Instantly Increase Their Productivity

Watch this video to gain valuable insight into increasing your productivity at work.

Welcome back to New Venture Mentor, your source for straight forward advice to help you plan, launch and grow your startup or small business.

I'm Cate Costa, and today I want to talk to you about the importance of optimizing your work schedule for your own peak performance times. When I first started my business I basically didn't have any structure, I would do work whenever I felt like it or if I had a deadline and it was really inconsistent so I wasn't getting as much done as I should've been. In order to combat this I decided that if I was going to actually have a business, I should behave like a normal business and keep normal business hours. So I started saying that I would work from 9-5 each day, and while I did usually sit in front of my computer from 9-5 I wasn't exactly working productively that whole time.

Now, I've done a few other videos about productivity tips and tools but I haven't talked about when to work yet, and for me, that's what actually makes all the difference. The best hours for me are 5 am to 9 am. So, once I got over the idea that I was supposed to act like a business if I really wanted to be a business, I started getting up at 4:45 or 5 in the morning and working for about 4 hours and then doing some of the basics of the day, working out if I was going to, showering, breakfast, reading the news, dishes, other chores around the house, I mean, whatever...

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