The Power of Calendars: Organization Made Simple

A calendar is a very powerful tool. Unfortunately, in the 21st century, very few keep them. Calendars, when used correctly, can ensure you are always on time, never have anxiety, and make appointments that you can stick to. Organizing your life will improve efficiency and will ensure that you are always on time and do not make false promises with regard to your availability. It can be very irritating when a person makes an appointment with you that they cannot stick to – having a calendar can mean that this never happens and ensures you always keep your word. This can benefit your reputation also.

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In this article, we will tell you what the power of a calendar is and how your calendars can simplify your life and organize it. If you do not have a calendar already, by the end of this article, we are certain you will.

The power of calendars – here’s how organization makes your life simple.

Due Dates

Calendars are especially important to students. If you are a student, then it is crucial you have or get a calendar. The reason for this, quite simply, is that without a calendar, you cannot ensure you will always meet your due dates. When coursework is due, it is very easy to forget and miss the deadline. Missing these deadlines can be a detriment to your education and can cause you to fail your course. As a student, you never want to be in a situation where you are missing deadlines – do yourself a favour, get a calendar.


Having a calendar is great for improving productivity. Calendars, according to the calendar experts at, can improve your daily productivity massively. We should always strive to be productive. A calendar will help you to get everything done on time. You can put absolutely everything on a calendar even if it does not seem like you should. You can put anything on a calendar, from household chores to exercise. Putting your daily to-do list on a calendar will improve your productivity massively, we assure you, it’s one of the many reasons that this author has one! If it wasn’t for a calendar, this article may not have been written!


Organizing your life can be difficult without a calendar. Missing appointments is quite common when people do not have calendars, which means their lives are likely very disorganized. A calendar will ensure that you always attend appointments on time and will ensure you do not have to cancel at the last minute. Doctors appointments, when missed, can accrue costs if you live in a country without government-healthcare, so be sure to write them on your calendar.

Dates and Get-Togethers

Just like appointments, without a calendar, it is very easy to miss dates and get-togethers. You can also quite easily make dates and get-togethers with your friends that you cannot stick to because you have other things to do. Organizing your life with a calendar will ensure that you do not disappoint your friends again and that you are able to meet all of your appointments in the future without upsetting anybody. Calendars are a great tool for not losing friends – over time the more dates and get-togethers you miss, the more your friends will begin to resent you.

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Bills, an adult’s biggest headache. As you get older, you will likely find yourself in more and more debt. These debts, if you do not like direct debits, can go unpaid if you do not have a calendar. A calendar will ensure you know which days your bills are due and which days to ensure you pay them [you often have to pay them a few days early to have them clear]. If you do not pay your bills on time, you can have interest or late-fees added to your payments. Write your bills down!


Calendars are so powerful due to their efficiency. A calendar can ensure that your life is efficient and productive and that you do not waste time, lose time, or forget things. Efficiency is something we should be passionate about. We hope, so far, to have demonstrated how calendars can be efficient. Efficiency is something you should strive for – living an inefficient lifestyle can cause a lot of drama, problems, and headache. It can also reflect you negatively – people will think you are lazy or forgetful and that you do not keep to your word. Keep a calendar, keep your word.

In this article, we hope to have explained why calendars are so powerful and a few of their benefits. Calendars are a great asset to everybody. You can keep them on your phone, your tablet, your laptop or your wall! We hope you have enjoyed reading this article and that you have benefited from the read!

Susan Harris

By Susan Harris

Susan Harris is the owner of Rooted Mama Health. She is the mother to two amazing children and wife of a loving husband. She strives to provide the world with all the information they need to live a happy and health lifestyle.