If you ever have been so passionately involved in doing something that even the biggest of distractions have not distracted you from completing the task till the end, you would know what we are talking about. The state of flow is something that comes from within, after a lot of motivation and inspiration. The inspiration can be self-generated or generated externally with the help of others. At the same time, understand that finding a flow for something needs more passion and hence, it is only when you love what you do, can you wholly find a flow in your workplace.
Going by the daily chaos of the workplace it is hence a little tough to find the right motivation to get into the flow and not get out of it, till the work is accomplished. However, there are ways to find shelter in that zone of yours if you comply by these easy tips-
YOU have to powerful inside and have the courage to induce the flow in you with some innate motivation so that you get your best out. Primarily, you don’t have to be a Yogi to do that, all you need is concentration and focus. Blind away to distractions and be dumb towards other trivial things happening around you. They are meaningless, find the worth of your work and get cracking! To find your state of consciousness is your own task.
Condition Thy Brain
Sometimes, conditioning your brain for the task ahead can provide for the much-needed flow. And it starts with early in the morning, as soon as you get up. Doing things hurriedly in the morning, takes away the smooth flow from the day. So, you should wake up and just relax. Do something you like for 10 minutes before you get to the mundane part of your day. Doing so makes the mundane part smoother and puts other tasks in a flow.
Feel Better With Each Moment
Now, that is just possible with the right attitude. Have a success behavior around yourself and ooze with charisma. Start your day with some helpful exercise as it makes you feel lighter and makes your confident. Stand in front of the mirror in a power stance to feel the flow flowing through your body and soul. Or watch some motivational videos to get into the whole mould.
Outdo Your Benchmarks
You know what is the biggest motivator of them all? To have yourself outdo your benchmarks and create new ones. To get into the flow, you should have the requirement of making yourself up for almost anything and hence accomplishing tasks you accomplished earlier in a much effective manner. It is hence very important to create and recreate benchmarks to get into the excited flow of work.
Loving It All
You know the strongest way to find that flow? To love the flow itself. If you like the whole idea about it, then it shall come to you more easily than you think. Find a reason to like the work you do. Be it the people you work with, or the whole culture, maybe you love the money your job provides you with. These reasons make for a reason enough to find that flow and play it along.