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How do you focus on getting stuff done?

Stuff to get done today - the oatmeal

I’ve got no answers. I honestly don’t know how people do it. 

Some people manage to stay focussed and achieve lots, while I get to the end of the day and look back, thinking about all the things I was supposed to do – but didn’t.

I get distracted so easily, and end up without as much time for writing as I should. The best advice I can give is: Make sure the thing you’re distracted by is productive. So at least I feel like I’ve achieved something.

Do you have any advice on staying focussed? How much time do you allow yourself for writing? Is it enough? Do you have any tips for the rest of us? Comment below!

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