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4 Learning to prioritise tasks

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Keeping control of tasks is an essential skill to master, and one that’s particularly useful if you decide to work from home. Good prioritisation helps you to avoid distraction and to become more efficient and self-reliant.

Some people naturally like structure in their life: control is one of the ‘big five’ personality factors that psychologists agree on. If being in control is important to you and you enjoy structure, order, and routines, it’s unlikely that you’ll struggle with the steps laid out below.

If, on the other hand, you prefer freedom and variety, you may feel constrained by structure and routines and find ...

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