How to Make Mondays NOT Suck Mini Series: #7


How To Make Mondays NOT Suck is a strategic and sometimes satirical mini-series that will make your Mondays less ...sucky. If this is your first time embarking on a #MMNS journey, we suggest that read this first. With that being said, let's face it- we all know that Mondays suck..

So Why Does This Monday Suck?

The morning rooster crowed a bit too loud today after a solid few days off for the holiday:

Exhibit A.


Once awoken by multiple asinine alarms (as discussed above in the #MakeMondaysNotSuck Preamble) the reality that I had put my foot in my mouth and agreed to come work extra time on a week that I could have been surfing in California or Headed back to find my heart in Nashville...

I bit the bullet and rolled out of bed with a chip on my shoulder -


Trying my best to #Manifestit.

Fast forward to about an hour ago - I sit outside the office that I'm covering. Apparently the door locks behind you when you leave. Duly noted.

Realize that my keys are inside the office. That doesn't help.


How Do I Make THIS Monday Not Suck?! What's the Solution This Week?

Okay, so maybe I volunteered to work on this Monday just to give me more material for our weekly #MakeMondaysNOTsuck column.. Talk about dedication to the brand.. am I right?

Either way, there's a silver lining.

Today We're Going to Make Mondays NOT Suck by:

 Taking a Half Day.

Nothing is better than having a half day of ANYTHING - It's the brain's mini-vacation.

I believe this dates back to our days back in middle school when would walk into our Friday Morning before the holiday break to see one of these bad boys:


But Think About This!

Taking a half day in the world of #Adulting is like going back to your classroom to get your bag after leaving the Nurse's office so you can get picked up by your parent:

It freakin' ROCKS


Think of all the stuff you get to do while everyone else is at work/school!

Maybe you've freed up some time to catch up on your Manifest Millennial readings!


Am I using the fact that I'm working half day as a cop-out to get me through another article of #MakeMondaysNOTsuck ?..



It still doesn't change the fact that scheduling your Monday to NOT suck can easily be done.

Don't let any day suck.

Or at least.. Any Monday..

... Until next week.

As ALWAYS. We Want to Hear From YOU!

How do YOU make your Mondays Not Suck? We only have so many strategies and rely on the viewers to keep us pumping with ideas.

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