Most of you might be remembering that in school times teachers taught us about discipline, daily routine and day structure. When we were younger most of our elders told us to go to bed at certain time, wake up at certain time, go to school on time, do homework at time, eat dinner at regular hours and even play with our friends at specific time. But what about adults? When we grow up and become adult, we forget all that things. Many adults do not set a daily routine and waste their time. They have no idea about what they are going to do, when they are waking and sleeping because they have no thought about making a daily routine or schedule. As a result, many people feel like they are stressed, overwhelmed and anxious and not able to achieve their goals. The only way to overcome these is to maintain a daily routine or schedule which helps you to be productive.
Many of you may view routine as being boring, rigid and stifling because you want to live your life in a prankish way. Having a daily routine can help you in many ways. First of all, what is routine? A routine means doing same basic activities around the same time every day. This gives a structure and natural flow to the day. Now, what are the benefits of having a daily routine? So, here in this article we are going to tell you the importance of having a daily routine.
When you have a routine that you follow daily, it reduces the need to make decisions each day. A daily routine helps you to know exactly what tasks need to do each day without having to contemplate, think and decide too much. When you finished your one task, you can easily start your next task without thinking too much if you have a daily routine. As a result, activities become more standardized and efficient. When you carefully design a set routine that you follow, it reduces the need to plan your activities, budgets and targets daily in the morning which allocates your precious time. It allows you to wake up and ‘do’ instead of wake up and ‘plan’. A daily routine provides a structure and logical sequence in your life. It provides you a framework in which you live and conduct your daily activities. Soon, you become familiar and comfortable with what you have to do and your life becomes easier. Daily routine helps you to save your most valuable resource which is your time. By following a routine, you can free up your time that would otherwise be spent on planning, decision making and preparation. Your routine allows you to use your time effectively. The secret to build good habits is repetition. When you design a good and effective routine, it facilitates to develop good habits by encouraging you to repeat the same task over and over again. As brushing and bathing daily is a good habit, in the same way sticking to a routine allows you to support habits that match your goals and aspirations. Gradually, you replace your bad habits with the good ones by repetition. One immediate effect that you will see by following a routine is the things that are important are actually done. Keep the important things in your routine first else later. A good routine must contain equitable division of time for work, passion and learning. Once, all these things start working, you will never be unhappy about your life and work. When things are actually getting done, you will always be moving closer to your goal whether it be life goal, career goal or educational goal. It also helps you to track how fast you are heading towards your aim. When you follow a routine, it simply becomes a ‘well routine’. There will always be some things in your lives that are beyond your control and you need to accept that. But you can control them by following an effective routine. When you design and stick to the routine, it eliminates a lot of stress because you do not have to think and worry about what needs to get done. So, make a daily routine and save your time, money and see how it can help you in your daily work.