Clear out anything in your inbox or from your to-do list that will take 2 minutes or less.
This tip comes from David Allen, author of Getting Things Done. I like this tip a lot and it really makes sense. You know all those loose little phone calls you need to make or stray copies to send to someone? Just get them done so they do not clutter your physic space.
Here are the links to the posts I did on David Allen’s book if you want to read more: