If you work with the right attitude and right way, you’ll have your productivity up another level, and eventually, success will be just a step away. These are the 12 encouraging sentences that could change your attitude at work.

1 Don’t work harder, work deeper.
1 不要只是更努力地工作,学会更深入地工作。

2 When you are young, work to learn, not to earn.
2 当你年轻的时候,应当为了学习而工作,而不是为了赚钱而工作。

3 If you work really hard and are kind, amazing things will happen.
3 如果你真的有努力工作,并且心态平和,让人意想不到的惊喜肯定会发生。

4 Productivity is never an accident. It is always the result of commitment to excellence, intelligent planning, and focused effort.
4 效率绝不是偶然。它总是追求卓越,妥善计划,以及专注努力的成果。

5 Most people work just hard enough not to get fired and get paid just enough money not to quit.
5 大部分人的努力工作程度仅仅能让他们免于被开除,和拿到一份不至于让人想辞职的薪水。

6 Boost your productivity by taking action immediately after setting a target even without perfect plans. Adjust your course along the way.
6 在制定了目标之后,即使没有完美的计划,也应该即刻付诸行动,这能极大地提高你的生产力。在做的过程中逐步调整你的路线。

7 To be successful, the first thing to do is to fall in love with your work.
7 要想成功,首先要爱上你的工作。

8 Identify your peak hour of productivity. Schedule your most important task for this period. Work on unimportant tasks during non-peak hours.
8 了解你的效率高峰时段。把最重要的事情安排在这段时间。在非高峰时段做那些不那么重要的事情。

9 Be a more productive passenger by getting work done in the car.
9 学会在车上做一些事情能让你成为一个更有效率的乘客。

10 Practice saying “no”, it’s the only way to reduce distractions from the work at hand.30s tip reduced distraction from the work.
10 学会说“不”,这是保证你不从工作中分心的唯一途径。因为一个30秒的小建议就会让你从工作中走神。

11 Multi-tasking does not work; split your time into blocks and focus on one task or project per block.
11 多项任务同时进行是不可取的;把你的时间分成几个部分,每个部分中只专注一件事情。

12 Remember that rules – even productivity rules – are made to be broken.
12 记住那项准则——甚至是关于效率的准则都是可以被打破的。