Updated: Dec 8, 2020
Community is where we live. It’s where we shop, go to school, work, and raise our families. Wanting to spend more time involved with your community is not only good for you but for everyone around you. Right now, you want to spend more time giving back to your community and less time on hobbies and passion projects.
Read on for some tools that help you do just that!
168 Hours – Prioritize Your Time
When you’re looking at how to shift things around to realize your goals, remember you have 168 hours in a week. Where are you spending them? Take inventory, and I mean literally write down, where you are spending your time. How much do you sleep, eat, work, spend time with family, workout, work in your community, etc? Once you have how you currently are spending your time, take a look at what you can shift or cut down on to make more time to be active in your community.
Now, it’s time to tell people what you’re doing! Communicate your shift to everyone you trust that will be affected, your family, friends, team, boss, etc. Work with them to put an actionable plan together that can help you achieve your goals. Not only will this let people know what you are trying to accomplish, but they can help hold you accountable when you waver.
More Tools To Prioritize Your Community
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