You must have heard number of times that one needs to work hard for success. But if you think wisely, hard work is not the route to success. You have to be working in a smart way for that.
What is the meaning of working hard in a smart way? Lets understand. Hard work costs energy and time. Smart work means working in an organized and calculated way to use minimum energy and time to get maximum results. The only extra effort for smart way of working is into planning. It is rightly said that failing to plan is like planning to fail. So if you really want to be successful, then you should never fail to plan for right ways of working.
Success is all about driving yourself consistently to achieve maximum results in shortest possible time. Wherever it is required, you need to slog hard. Say for example, if you need to build your body; it cannot be done simply by planning. You will have to put in extra efforts and time at gym. But with good planning of hiring a gym instructor, following a diet chart, taking proper rest etc will help you to get better results with your body building goal, rather than working out in an unorganized way.
Likewise, for any other goal that you wish to accomplish whether, financial, professional relationship wise etc you need to put in your hard work by smart planning.
To make smart way of working hard your day to day habit, you need to start with a small goal. Next, you will have your regular v/s smart ways of working for accomplishing that goal. When you achieve that goal adopting a smart way, it will give you a confidence and will help you to make this approach into your habit. Once you get habituated, then achieving success in accomplishing your goals will become quite easier for you.