Self Help for Improving your Ability to Focus and Concentrate

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Self Help for Improving your Ability to Focus and Concentrate

Bruce Lee was once quoted saying that a successful warrior is an average man with laser-like focus. The ability to concentrate is a daunting task, especially if your mind is ridden with worries and distractions. In fact, studies reveal that a person can listen to something only for so long, which is why speakers are urged to keep their talk short and precise when they can.

Long speeches and talks that ramble nonstop for hours and hours get people fidgety, and in the long run, all they’ll hear is blah, blah, blah, blah. The true message of the speech is lost. In fact, a lousy speaker doesn’t think that less is more. For him, more is, well, what it exactly is, more!

In fact, the poem Humpty Dumpty is a political allegory for the people in power. The question now is, why did he fall from the wall? Could it be that he simply got too bored listening to the speeches of those in power? It wouldn’t come as a surprise if this was, in fact, at all true.

Many people have a hard time concentrating. Can you blame them? Not really. Maintaining focus all throughout the day is very difficult to do. It’s not entirely impossible, but highly improbable. Several factors must be considered when you ask yourself why you just couldn’t see through your work:

• The noises that surround you
• Your state of health
• The level of confidence you have in yourself
• If your work environment is not conducive
• The outside factors that force you to direct your attention elsewhere

Today, multi-tasking is a must, especially if you want to succeed in your work. Unfortunately, there are also more demands placed upon you as the world continues to grow and develop. Focus plays a key role on your way to success. Although there are some things are simply out of your control, you also must work on the aspects that you can easily overcome.

To start with, you have to learn how to remove yourself from all the distractions. A quiet corner and a locked door make a world of difference. Secondly, you must learn to will yourself not to give in to temptations. When you hear the television blaring, don’t see what show is playing at that moment. Remember, work sustains you, not the shows you watch.

You have to learn to push yourself to the limit. If concentrating is just too difficult at the moment, then reward yourself with a few minutes breather. Even top-ranking officials know when to take a break, and so should you. In the end, you have to think about the benefits you’ll reap once you will yourself to move further. No one rewards the lazy, and pitfalls come to those who procrastinate.

Motivating yourself is what gets you to move forward and think of ways to improve the quality of your work. It is when you get to enjoy the fruits of your labor will you realize that good things come to those who try. And to experience these benefits as soon as possible, there is not other resort here but to learn the value of focus and concentration.

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