Missed A Deadline? Don’t Panic But Take These Four Corrective Measures

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We all miss deadlines in our life.Sometimes, they are personal and sometimes they are professional.We tend to ignore those personal deadlines making them not a cause of concern while we should be more thoughtful about them.

Whenever we miss a deadline, we panic and that’s the last thing you want to do in such a situation.Follow these four suggestions next time when you miss a work deadline because we both know that’s going to happen pretty soon, isn’t it?

1. Give an advance notice
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If you already know that you’re going to miss a deadline, tell the person in advance so that they can extend the date and make necessary adjustments, if required. This kind of prompt behaviour on your part will prove that you tried your best to accomplish the work on time but it wasn’t just in your hand.

2. Justify yourself
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Give a proper and an honest justification instead of making excuses as to why the deadline has been missed.At times, a reason like “I’m searching on this topic more deeply, so I need some more days.” might impress the boss giving you an extension on the deadline.

3., Make sure it won’t be repeated
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Apologise for your mistake and make sure that it won’t be repeated in future. Do some extra work in the project given and submit it within the next 1-2 days. Do some extra work on the given projects and try to submit those in advance. This will help in building a credible case for yourself in front of the management.

4. Set a goal

Strategise a goal which you can complete within the given time period. In order to that, you need to prioritise the work. It’s always a good idea to keep a daily record of all your activities and work well within the time frame. Set a daily goal for all the tasks that you have at hand.

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Anushree Jainhttps://www.haneulpublications.com/
ANUSHREE JAIN daughter of Mr. Sunil and Mrs. Rajni jain was born and brought up in Noida,UP. She is pursuing BA from her dream University i.e Delhi University She is a passionate writer who wishes to make her passions challenge her calibre and strives to make her parents proud. Her first Anthology, Carnations,was published last year and Till date she has been published in many anthologies like Wings of love The girl Shades of love The love medley Touching skies. The stroke stories Have also found prominence on various best seller lists, making her one step closer to her goal. She has also started a production venture LUNAR TALES. Publishing her very own anthology BELLE MUSINGS. Anushree also works for FASHION HERALD as a content writer. And a blogger on stuffhowto. She is a head editor of blogging in prolific media . She is a general Manager in Haneul publications and content writer at Times Of India. Interestingly, she is working on her first debut novel ,which is predicted to be on your shelves soon this year with this. Not everyone knows but Chocolates can change her mood in just a flick. She loves dancing in her free time. Panda is the perfect synonym for her. The best way to contact her is through her fan page on Instagram or her whatsapp business account 8448978867. She is a needy part of NGO striving her best to help the needy ones. Soon opening her own publishing company . Follow her on Instagram : @anu_pen__ Wordpress : wordweb25 YourQuote: Anushree Jain Mirakee: anu_pen__ YouTube channel : words from depth .

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