Using My Cell Phone and Ipod to Help Me to Schedule My Week

 Using My Cell Phone and Ipod to Help Me to Schedule My Week

 

The Coming Week

Using your cell phone to help create your scheduleI consider myself to be a pretty organized person. I keep lists,  constantly write in my  calendar, and try to schedule as much as I can. (I find that mostly I can’t schedule much because I am still an employee,  and between the job and commuting, I work on business with the other available time I have left.) Overall, I have things pretty well organized.

At the end of every week, I will sit down and think about everything that I need to get done in the coming week. Oftentimes, there will be things I know I need to add and get done, but can’t remember what it was. It is so frustrating! I know that at the time I have theses ideas, I think to myself that I will remember, but most times I don’t!

 

The Recording

phoneI finally found a solution to help me with that. It took some practice, but over time, I have created the habit. I always have my phone with me, so I have made it a practice that any time I have a thought whether it’s for the next blog post, what to share on my Facebook fan page, an appointment, or something that I want to do, I will either record a voice memo for myself or type it into the notepad of my phone. (My partner uses his ipod and he takes it everywhere with him.) I don’t know about you, but I have a lot of my ideas when I’m running errands, or working out, so having that phone has saved me a lot of stress and frustration!

Make sure that wherever you go, you carry a device with you like a cell phone or ipod so that you can record or write down any important thoughts you might have. That way, when you need it, you’ll have it there with you and not have to try to “remember” what it was you want to do. Then you can sit down back at your home or office and prepare for your coming week. It may take practice like it did for me, for you to create that habit of using your phone or ipod for dictating your thoughts.

 

 What kind of methods do you use to keep yourself organized, or to help you not forget something?

 

If you want to learn how to get yourself organized, how to create habits and how to create and complete your goals like I did, check out The Ultimate Game of Life.

 

Thank you for taking the time to read this post. Please remember to share and comment. Have an amazing day!

 

 

Jodene Brown is an entrepreneur living in Ventura, California who helps others to have a home based businesses and become financially free.Work with Jodene at : Numis Network or Solavei.

 

Jodene Brown

www.workwithjodene.com

 

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3 Responses to Using My Cell Phone and Ipod to Help Me to Schedule My Week

  1. I find organizing myself viz the phone and Ipad really useful too! Thanks for sharing!!

  2. Marielly says:

    What has worked for me is not only the old~fashioned way of carrying a notepad and pen; but also, using the notepad on my phone. I use the old~fashioned notepad since I like to write alot, but it’s a great to keep it since technology tends to not work at times hehe 🙂

    • jodene says:

      I agree with you on keeping the old fashioned and using more modern technology. I do prefer to use paper and pen, but I find that I have some great ideas when I’m without a purse! My walk and hike companion is my ipod, so It’s very useful to me when I have thought while out and about! And unfortunately, we can’t always depend on that technology! 🙂
      Thank you for your comment Marielly.

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