Every minute you spend looking for something you misplaced, or trying to remember what you're supposed to do next, will harm your productivity. That, in turn, eats into your career potential. The good news is that there are many tools you can use to stay organized and productive, and so even the most disorganized among us can put a system in place to keep us in check.
The secret to having an energized and successful work day really comes down to being prepared the day before. It's hard to have a great work day if you wake up frazzled and not put together. That's why it's so important to follow the simple steps below every day to guarantee success the following day.