Eat your Frog – Work smart by doing your worst task first.

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“Eat a live frog first thing in the morning and nothing worse will happen to you the rest of the day.” – Mark Twain

The best work habit you can ever get into is very simple: Do your worst task first thing in the morning. Every given day, you’ve got one major to-do that’s highest priority. But when you’ve got the whole day stretching out ahead of you, it’s easy to put it off until after you get your coffee, check your email, or go to that meeting. But just like breakfast is the most important meal of the day, the first thing you accomplish at work sets the tone for the rest of the day.

Read the full article and/or watch the fun animated video on fastcompany.com.