Early riser? Or night owl? Knowing when you crank out your best work can help improve work flow.
Start by locating your power times, advisesconsultant Karen Leland.
Perhaps you’re “an early riser who tackles your morning to-do list with all the gusto of a bear eating honey,” she says. “Knowing and taking advantage of your natural energy patterns—your power times—will help you be at your most productive by using these times to tackle the projects you find most challenging.”
Use this handy “heat map” tool to find out when your power times are (courtesy of productivity expert Charlie Gilkey): www.productiveflourishing.com/free-planners.