Doing it right means doing a task in the right manner. If you are assigned to do a task it is essential that you do it right to avoid rework. It reflects on you as an individual on how you regard your work. It shows if you give your best when doing your work or if you do things haphazardly.

Doing the right things means doing the right tasks. You may be busy doing a lot of things but at the end of the day, it seems that you haven’t accomplished anything significant. It’s time to evaluate on where your time was spent with. It is essential that an individual works smartly.

Doing it right and doing the right thing are not two sides of the same coin. They are not opposites. It doesn’t mean that if you do the right thing you cannot do it right or vice versa. Actually, both are essential for a successful career and a successful organization.

Doing things right and doing the right things require not just skills but also attitude. Positive work attitude is essential to have the discipline to accomplish the right things in the right manner. It takes practice and patience to master these two. But having the determination to start today is the first step towards mastery. Start doing things right and doing the right things today and for sure you will reap great success tomorrow as an individual and as part of a successful organization.

Author's Bio: 

Reshali Balasubramaniam
Head of HR, HR Counselor and adviser at and EFutureTech Systems. Submit your resume online and be contacted by prospective employers.