When it comes to business, it can be a draining experience, maintaining an air of professionalism and competence at all times. In other words, when it comes to business, it can be draining to be all business. “All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy,” as they say. Therefore, it can be nice to have a way to boost your morale when at the office. After all, morale is directly tied to productivity, so being less concerned about work can and will make you work more and better. Here are some tips to help you bounce back from professional fatigue.
First and foremost, redecorate your office or desk. It may sound like a small touch, and it certainly is, but it can be a big help in helping you stay afloat in between the heavy lifting of business deals. For example, you can do something as small as adding a bobble head or a hula girl, or any number of baubles or trinkets. The kitschier the better, really. Something wacky will help you stay sane in the most serious atmosphere of all time. You could also consider getting a plant or two, real or fake, your choice, to spruce up your work environment in a relaxing way. If you have your own office, consider going as far as to replace your desk, Better Call Saul style.
Another way to make your business career more bearable is to simply relax after work. One way to unwind after work is take a nice, hot bath. A bath can rejuvenate your body and your mind via either reflective silence or some wine and music to go along with it. Taking a nap right after work is a good way to recover some much needed energy for your evening and reboot your systems.