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First, we need to stop dreading Mondays. If you really think about it, we have created a monster out of a day of the week, and the monster is so powerful that it even overpowers our Sundays. So, basically two of our seven days a week are ruined because of Mondays…

Matt Emerzian, author of Every Monday Matters, wants you to stop dreading the week and ask, “what if every Monday was seen as a day to be better than we were the week before?”

On Sunday night, or some other quiet time, glance at your calendar, and set goals for what you’d like to accomplish in your professional and personal life over the next 168 hours. Schedule these high-value activities in. Once Monday morning hits, you’re in a firefight. So figure out how you’ll advance your troops, rather than just hunkering down.

How to make the most out of your weekend
Hopefully you are enjoying your weekend and not dreading the arrival of another Monday. Here are a few tips that may make your week pleasant and productive:
Want to dominate this week like a boss?
Check out the self-mastery secrets of successful CEOs
Might as well find out their productivity secrets while you’re at it…
How CEO’s stay so productive
Want to have a joyous work week?

Get a morning ritual going
Try starting this week with a fresh mind and a newbie perspective. 
Because maintaining a beginners mindset leads to awesome work.
Need to get your creative juices flowing for next week’s big project? Then get a ton of laughs this weekend…
Because humor makes you more creative.
Dreading a dispute this week? Fret no more.
Here’s how to argue like America’s most controversial philosopher.

Have a great week!

Hopefully you are enjoying your weekend and not dreading the arrival of another Monday. Here are a few tips that may make your week pleasant and productive:

Want to dominate this week like a boss?

Might as well find out their productivity secrets while you’re at it…

Want to have a joyous work week?

Try starting this week with a fresh mind and a newbie perspective. 

Need to get your creative juices flowing for next week’s big project? Then get a ton of laughs this weekend…

Dreading a dispute this week? Fret no more.

Have a great week!

Weekends always seem to go quickly, but they’re longer than we think. There are 60 hours between that 6 p.m. Friday beer and that 6 a.m. Monday alarm clock. That’s plenty of time for fun, relaxation and more importantly, recharging the batteries. 

Here are 10 tips for making the most of your days off:

1. Do make a plan.

2. Don’t fill every minute.

3. Do stretch yourself occasionally.

4. Don’t forget to exercise.

5. Do schedule downtime.

6. Don’t give in to the Sunday-night blues.

7. Do make the most of other people’s schedules.

8. Don’t do too many chores.

9. Do spend some time planning your week.

10. Don’t work every minute.

Here’s why planning the weekend is just as important as planning the week.