Be aware of and make an organized schedule of upcoming deadlines.
Be aware of what is happening in your country politically, socially and economically.
Be aware of others’ opinions; be respectful when having a conversation about a topic that may be controversial.
These are only three things that I have listed, but it is important to try and increase your knowledge at any opportunity you have. Curiosity may kill the cat, but it helps make humans more aware of the world around them, making them more informed of decisions they will make in the future.