Setting and resetting priorities helps you allot your time to ensure that the most important aspects of the task receive sufficient attention.
Review the sections below to learn more about setting priorities.
Make a realistic assessment of how you can be more efficient.
Make a realistic assessment of the importance of the items present in your current schedule. Are there activities that could be skipped or reduced at particularly busy times such as work commitments, social engagements or TV or online time? Use these freed-up timeslots for additional work on your assignments.
Make a realistic assessment of your own strengths and limitations. If the topic hasn’t yet been determined, is there one about which you already know a fair bit and/or one for which you know exactly where to find great resources?
Ask yourself which aspects of the process you can do efficiently and which aspects require more time and energy. Do you need to put more effort into:
Make a realistic assessment of the demands of the assignment.