Feeling Bored ?
I’m going to go home. Everything is going to be normal again. Boring again. Wonderful again.– Neil Gaiman ‘Never where’
Boredom is a sign that things are comfortable and easy. Having free time is the perfect opportunity to get ahead, realign your dreams, learn something new, or change your life’s path.
Boredom always precedes a period of great creativity.– Robert M Pirsig
There are a lot of ways to be productive and just as many productive things to do. Here are 25 productive things to do when you are bored.
Clean your home.
Write down your personal & professional goals.
Create a to-read book list.
Create a vision board.
Backup your phone & computer.
Walk a few miles or Do yoga.
Organize your photos.
Cook your favorite food.
Call your long-distance friend.
Write or update your bucket list.
Set your goals and make a plan to achieve them. Here are some Goals setting & Action plan tips.
Check your finances.
Listen to personal growth podcasts.
Start a new hobby. Here are some tips on drawing.
Download & use productivity apps.
Clean out your inbox.
Make a new song playlist.
Do a social media review and unfollow accounts you didn’t like anymore.
Update your apps and delete the ones you never use.
Plan out the next week in your planner.
Organize your desk. Here are some top desk essentials.
Do some journaling.
Take an online course in something you’ve always been curios about.
Setup a password manager. List all your passwords in a secure file or app so you never lose them.
Take time to treat yourself with some self-care. Here are a few ideas on self-care.
Good luck and let me know if you have anthing to add to the list in the comments below !