Getting back to work after staying away from it for a long time is often very challenging for most people. However, living your dream life demands that you earn a decent income, so you must go back to work after that long vacation.
To overcome lethargy and turn on the work mode easily, you must go through a process that will revert your attention back to work and get you focused on those career goals that are directly dependent on working diligently and smartly.
So, What Is This Process?
The process involves the following simple steps:
- Get Your Mind Back To Work Mode:
On your resumption eve, sit down and try to visualize (picture in your mind) what your work environment was the last time you were there. Try to recall faces and attach names and memories to those faces. This process creates a sense of longing and makes you eager to get back to work and reconnect with your colleagues and the place,
- Pack Your Work Bag:
As soon as you finish the task of mentally recreating your work environment, pack your work bag. Use a checklist to guide you and to ensure that you don’t leave out anything. Don’t postpone this task to morning. Leave the morning for the routine of waking up early, a light work-out (optional) and your breakfast,
- Set Your Alarm:
Set your alarm before you retire to bed for the night. Try not to sleep late, so as to avoid dozing off at work the following day.