As our lives become more and more hectic, it can seem nearly impossible (read: incredibly overwhelming) to check off everything on the to-do list, let alone find time to reconnect with ourselves orthose we love, both of which have been proven helpful when it comes to one’s happiness and health (there are even studies that say too much stress can make one physically ill).
Luckily, there are ways to shave time off your daily to-dos by working smarter, not harder. We tasked experts who’ve been in your shoes (and, for many, have dedicated a career to developing products and services to help simplify and improve the lives of others) to share their once-best-kept secrets for getting out of the weeds.
From creative ways to cut back on cleaning time to working more efficiently at the office to getting out the door fast, read on as experts from various industries share small adjustments you can make that can help shave time off of your weekly schedule. You’ll be left with more precious time to invest in the people and activities you enjoy most.