If you’re getting desperate about your relationship with planning and to do lists, they just might not fit your personality type…
Planning and to do lists do not suit everybody
I just read an article that links productivity with the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator. It explains how working in a structured way is great for people who have a preference for the lifestyle called ‘judging’. And how it’s not so great for people who prefer the lifestyle called ‘perceiving’.
The article has handy tips for creating a productivity style that may suit you better if you’re a perceiver. It’s short and practical, and I recommend clicking here to read it.
Do it YOUR way
To increase your happiness and feel good about yourself: do things your way when you can, and the structured way only when you need it…
(Obviously, this works the other way around if you’re a judger: structure when you can, and use the other style only when you need it.)