In the modern world today, keeping track of information is important, so anyone can benefit from keeping a bullet journal. This system incorporates some unique properties, making organization easy and helpful. It is great for ‘list’ people in particular as well as those who prefer a non-digital system.
Do You Love To-Do Lists?
Do you have a do-to list sitting at your table? If so, then you are probably a list person in general, which means a bullet journal will ultimately become an asset for you.
Imagine it as a big, growing to-do list, assisting you with special dates and tasks you can’t quite remember on your own. And because it’s combined into one journal, you can skip those frenzied searches for the tiny piece of paper that holds everything your supposed to be doing today. You might still lose your journal, but it’s a little easier to recover than a tiny piece of paper.
Do You Prefer Pen and Paper?
Computers and tablets are fabulous, but sometimes you might miss good old fashioned pen and paper. If you want to stay organized with an easy system that doesn’t require internet or Wi-Fi then this will be perfect for you.
And even if you use digital calendars, they don’t handle everything. So this system is definitely worth a try. There is something about actually writing things down and putting pen to paper that helps us to remember them better.
Looking For a Creative Outlet?
If you like sketching, drawing or painting but struggle to find the time to fit it in, a bullet journal may be for you. There is no limit to how creative you can get and using the journal allows time to do it regularly, even daily. Let your creativity flow by doodling, and having fun planning your days, weeks and months.
Keeping Track of Too Much In Your Head?
Having a tally in your head for everything you need to do today can be frustrating, and stressful as it takes up all your brain space. This is another way bullet journaling provides an ideal solution You can jot down everything, from appointments to meetings to tasks and keep it all in one place. Take it with you and record ideas and tasks as soon as they come up.
This allows you to clear your head and forget about everything, and stop running that mental to-do list in you brain. Imagine all that extra brain space, and the stress that will be released when you can quit worrying about forgeting something important.
Want Something You Can Take Anywhere?
That fact that it is merely a book and a pencil is a huge benefit of bullet journaling. Adding something, planning, and checking your day, will require little more than a few minutes to sit, and jot down things into your journal. No more irritating searches for a power outlet, or waiting to get back to your computer.
And occasionally it’s great to stop…and think…away from the blaring screens of your phone or computer. You can take your bullet journal anywhere – it’s more mobile than any device.
Even if you have don’t fall into any of the categories above, a bullet journal is still worth a try. With so many users world wide, it has proven to be the perfect solution for many people.
You may not be a list person, a creative or someone who prefers pen and paper, but this may be what you need to stay on top of your day while juggling work and life. So give bullet journaling a try and benefit.