Best Ways To Make Your Slow Work Day Go Faster


Sometimes you have such a slow work day and are so bored with the work you’re doing, that the day seems to be passing slower than the pace of a tortoise. Not only does this affect your productivity but also your happiness. You come home feeling dissatisfied and lackadaisical, which in turn affects your personal relationships and life.

Don’t worry! We have a solution here. These few tips will help in making your slow day go quick
1. Work On A Project That You Love
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It doesn’t feel like work when you love what you’re doing. But if you’re stuck in a job that you don’t like a lot, changing career is may not be the best option. Yet, all hope is not lost. There’s a good chance that you can find a project in your current job that you love. Pick up something interesting to do. Take up initiatives. When you start getting bored, you should try working on that project instead.

2. Take Small Breaks
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If you’ve been feeling tired/bored after working for a long time, may be you should try taking a small break. Suppose you’ve been working for last 2 hours, try taking a 10-20 minutes break. Do whatever you like during the break – talk to a friend/colleague, listen to some music, take a nap or do anything that interests you (You could try writing).
3. Stroll A Bit
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Sitting in a chair for long hours can be hard on your back. Get up and take a stroll. A walk can make the difference between being stuck and being productive – even if it is inside a cabin. And as a positive side effect the stress on your backbone will reduce.
4. Try Different Location
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Sometimes changing the place where you’ve been working can also make your day go faster. If you don’t have a desk assigned and your workplace has some flexibility, there’s a good chance that you can find different place to work from. You could try a conference room, cafeteria, shared co-working space etc,. Take advantage of your liberty to power your productivity and step away from boredom.

These small differences in your way of work, can help a lot when you feel that the workday is taking longer than usual. Give them a try and do let us know what you think in the comments.

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