Wondering what things to write in your planner to plan a productive day? While there are many apps that help you organize your life, nothing beats the feeling of writing down your tasks, goals, and notes on pen and paper.

In order to get organized, you need to have a strategy. You need to know what to write down and why. It’s time to grab a gorgeous planner and get started with hustling for the year. Here are some things you should include in your planner:

⦁ Important dates
Grab a planner that has space to put in important dates. Important dates should be one of the first things to write in your planner. Most planners have a calendar or a section dedicated to writing important dates like birthdays, anniversaries or the expiration date of your important documents. It allows you to see your important dates at a glance or a month ahead so that you have ample time to plan for the things you’ll need to do for these important dates. This is also a great way to work your budget around occasions like birthdays and anniversaries.

⦁ Motivational quotes
Finally, decorate your planner with inspiring quotes! Nothing beats motivation like writing down quotes that resonate with you and that you can remind yourself every day of Whether it’s right at the front page or a quote a week, write them down and review them when you’re need of some motivation! Thoughts are an important aspect to humanity, as it allows us time to process ideas and to reflect on decisions. Indeed, it is perhaps the case that managers, leaders, bosses, and entrepreneurs, undervalue the importance of quiet time. Successful entrepreneurs always have a positive outlook and are usually inspired by successful thoughts and verbatim. We even see individuals, especially sports people, engaging in chanting words or phrases, which empower them to success. Time is at a premium to most nowadays, so inspirational quotes bridge the gap between availability of time and the need for swift words to motivate success.

Inspirational or motivational quotes capture and appeal to your subconscious mind, which indeed is the major portion of your entire mind. Creativity is found subtly embedded in the subconscious mind. Inspirational quotes may instantaneously change your entire thought process, directing your energies towards a positive path. It is clear that when the subconscious is constantly filled with a flow of positive commands, there is uplift in your general outlook and personality. Psychologists recognise that positivity is vital to recover from illness, as even the demeanour of the body is affected by negative thoughts.

⦁ Ideas
Great ideas can sometimes happen when you’re commuting to work or having your mid-day coffee break. Writing these ideas down in your planner will help you remember them, as well as to motivate you to get started on them.

⦁ Health appointments
Sometimes, doctor appointments can be scheduled 3-6 months in advance. Instead of relying on your brain to remember everything, write them down in your planner as soon as you’ve set them. This way, you can remind yourself and when the appointment comes up, you’ll never miss it!