We all know that feeling. It’s 4 P.M. on a Wednesday at the office and you’re losing steam. You’ve wrapped up multiple projects for the day after hammering away since 9 A.M. It’s too late to dive into another long, intense project, but there’s not quite enough time to get any meaningful work done.
This is a common conundrum many digital workers face. Some days we waste the last 30-60 minutes of our work day, often without noticing we’re not performing at a high level.
How do we optimally spend the last hour of our day?
Fast Company suggests working on soft projects. These soft projects “don’t demand much attention, investment, or effort, but they’ll still get you through that final hour of the workday—and help you make some progress on your to-do list.”
Soft projects include organizing emails, planning your next big project, or simply making a schedule for next week.
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