Developing Good
Work Habits
by Ruth Lepago
I) People with good work habits
tend to be more successful in
their careers
than poorly organized
individuals.
And they
have more
time to
spend on
personal
life.
PROCRASTINATION:
IS THE LEADING CAUSE
OF POOR PRODUCTIVITY
AND CAREER SABOTAGE
Awareness of procrastination
can lead to its control.
Three Types of Procrastinators
3 Powerful Techniques to Beat
Procrastination
Five Other Techniques for
Reducing Procrastination
1) Calculate the Cost of
Procrastination
Failing to
pack your
lunch and
buying
cooked food
will cost you
more money
Calculate how much money you
would save for not taking a cab
to school or work because you
s
2) Jump-start yourself: Have a positive
and enthusiastic attitude towards work.
Think of the benefits of diligence and
t...
What is diligence?
A diligent
person does
the best in
everything
he does
paying
attention to
The Benefits of diligence
a)You will be in places of influence
and authority
b) You will never lack
3) Motivate yourself with
4) or postpone reward until
the task is completed
5) Follow the WIFO Principle
(Worst In, First Out)
Developing good work habits and
time management practices is often
a matter of developing proper
attitudes toward work and...
Seven Attitudes and
Values To Be Developed
Toward Work and Time
1) Developing or Discovering Your Life
Mission Based On Your Abilities and
What would you want to
accomplish in life? Is it helping
Making new
Building the most modern
buildings?
Or baking the most beautiful
cake?
2) Develop goals. Plan and
write down how to reach
Short Term Goals:
Examples: a) Learn a foreign language
b) Improve my writing, reading,
speaking and listening skills in
Long –Term Goals:
Example:a) I will have my
own car at the age of 25.
b) I’ll have 500,000 baht in
the bank at the age of 35
c) I’ll have my own house by
the age of 40
3) Develop a Strong Work
EthicWork ethic is a set
of values based
on hard work and
diligence. It is
also a belief in the
m...
4) Value Good
And Punctuality
5) Value Your Time, Don’t Waste it
6) Value Neatness,
Orderliness
7) Value speed
8) Work smarter, not harder
9) Be Psychologically
Self-employed
The alarm clock should be
your boss
Your schedule of activities should
be your boss
10) Find the Right
Motivation For Work
11) Find Time to
And Relax!
How To Stop Wasting Time
1) Avoid Daydreaming
2) Prepare a Schedule of Your
Activities
3) Don’t be a goof
Goofing off is a slang
term  for engaging in
recreation or an idle
pastime while
obligations of work
or society are
4) Don’t be a cyberloafer
Cyberloafing is a term used to
describe the actions of
employees who use their
Internet access at work for
personal use wh...
5) Have an organized record of important names,
places, bus numbers, phone numbers,
addresses,etc.
6) Set a time limit for finishing
tasks and projects
Thank
You!
By Ruth L. Lepago
Work Education Teacher
Samsenwittayalai School
Bangkok, Thailand
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  1. 1. Developing Good Work Habits by Ruth Lepago
  2. 2. I) People with good work habits tend to be more successful in their careers
  3. 3. than poorly organized individuals.
  4. 4. And they have more time to spend on personal life.
  5. 5. PROCRASTINATION: IS THE LEADING CAUSE OF POOR PRODUCTIVITY AND CAREER SABOTAGE
  6. 6. Awareness of procrastination can lead to its control.
  7. 7. Three Types of Procrastinators
  8. 8. 3 Powerful Techniques to Beat Procrastination
  9. 9. Five Other Techniques for Reducing Procrastination
  10. 10. 1) Calculate the Cost of Procrastination Failing to pack your lunch and buying cooked food will cost you more money
  11. 11. Calculate how much money you would save for not taking a cab to school or work because you
  12. 12. s 2) Jump-start yourself: Have a positive and enthusiastic attitude towards work. Think of the benefits of diligence and the consequences
  13. 13. What is diligence? A diligent person does the best in everything he does paying attention to
  14. 14. The Benefits of diligence a)You will be in places of influence and authority
  15. 15. b) You will never lack
  16. 16. 3) Motivate yourself with
  17. 17. 4) or postpone reward until the task is completed
  18. 18. 5) Follow the WIFO Principle (Worst In, First Out)
  19. 19. Developing good work habits and time management practices is often a matter of developing proper attitudes toward work and time
  20. 20. Seven Attitudes and Values To Be Developed Toward Work and Time
  21. 21. 1) Developing or Discovering Your Life Mission Based On Your Abilities and
  22. 22. What would you want to accomplish in life? Is it helping
  23. 23. Making new
  24. 24. Building the most modern buildings?
  25. 25. Or baking the most beautiful cake?
  26. 26. 2) Develop goals. Plan and write down how to reach
  27. 27. Short Term Goals: Examples: a) Learn a foreign language
  28. 28. b) Improve my writing, reading, speaking and listening skills in
  29. 29. Long –Term Goals: Example:a) I will have my own car at the age of 25.
  30. 30. b) I’ll have 500,000 baht in the bank at the age of 35
  31. 31. c) I’ll have my own house by the age of 40
  32. 32. 3) Develop a Strong Work EthicWork ethic is a set of values based on hard work and diligence. It is also a belief in the moral benefit of work and its ability to enhance character.
  33. 33. 4) Value Good
  34. 34. And Punctuality
  35. 35. 5) Value Your Time, Don’t Waste it
  36. 36. 6) Value Neatness, Orderliness
  37. 37. 7) Value speed
  38. 38. 8) Work smarter, not harder
  39. 39. 9) Be Psychologically Self-employed
  40. 40. The alarm clock should be your boss
  41. 41. Your schedule of activities should be your boss
  42. 42. 10) Find the Right Motivation For Work
  43. 43. 11) Find Time to
  44. 44. And Relax!
  45. 45. How To Stop Wasting Time
  46. 46. 1) Avoid Daydreaming
  47. 47. 2) Prepare a Schedule of Your Activities
  48. 48. 3) Don’t be a goof
  49. 49. Goofing off is a slang term  for engaging in recreation or an idle pastime while obligations of work or society are
  50. 50. 4) Don’t be a cyberloafer
  51. 51. Cyberloafing is a term used to describe the actions of employees who use their Internet access at work for personal use while pretending to do legitimate work. 
  52. 52. 5) Have an organized record of important names, places, bus numbers, phone numbers, addresses,etc.
  53. 53. 6) Set a time limit for finishing tasks and projects
  54. 54. Thank You! By Ruth L. Lepago Work Education Teacher Samsenwittayalai School Bangkok, Thailand
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