If you want to improve your productively you need to be cautiously engaged in the activity. Many people don’t realize it, in order to improve your productivity you have to take well-targeted and planned steps, and this is more important when you work on your own and you don’t have tried-and-tested system to monitor your productivity.
In order to improve your productivity you first of all have to develop a routine for yourself. You must set some rules for yourself and you must adhere to them. Something like, set aside some time for checking emails and replying to them, and never check them at any other time. In the same manner, if you need to spend some time on various social media and social networking websites set aside some time and stick to that time.
There’s another way you can improve your productivity immensely: trace your most productive hours. We all have those (unless one is chronically ill or something). Schedule your most important jobs during those hours. Read more on this WebWorkDaily blog post titled Improved productivity: a 12-step program.