Shift your hours back
Arriving at the office before your coworkers will give you a chance to focus before you’re flooded with emails and phone calls. If your boss is OK with it, start your day an hour early (and leave an hour earlier too). Here are effortless ways to become a morning person.
Take just 15 minutes to get settled
You probably need to settle in before buckling down at work, but you’re at your freshest in the morning, so try to get to the harder stuff quickly. Limit yourself to 15 minutes reading emails, getting coffee, and catching up on the news. Here are tips to be more productive in your first hour of work.