Organization Tips Develop routines Have a morning routine that gets your day off to a good start. Get up early enough to eat a good breakfast and not be hurried. Before you go to bed, get everything ready for the next day. Put your book bag and anything else you will need in the same place each night. If there’s something you need to remember in the morning, leave yourself a note. Create a study plan Know when you study best and create a study plan that works for you. Identify anything that could interrupt your study plan and figure out how you can eliminate or avoid it. Eliminate clutter Put away or get rid of the things you don’t need. Use a monthly wall calendar A monthly wall calendar will help you keep track of major events, project deadlines, vacations, etc. Organize and save computer work Make sure that you save your work often. Regularly back up, clean up, and organize your computer files.