Life shouldn't consist of 'living for the weekend'
Life shouldn't consist of 'living for the weekends' or be centred on money. Work needs to fit in with life. DMCG Global Co-Founder Justin McGuire details how he conquered this...
It's safe to say I struggled with 'Living for the weekend' a few yrs ago.
Here are some things I've learnt (and still learning to do) from my 40yrs on planet earth that I'm happy to share.
Be sure to only say yes to extra work that you are capable of doing.
You spend the majority of your life at work, if you aren't happy, this will have an adverse effect on your life.
If you are staying in your role for money and nothing else, then don't.
Learn from people with more experience, you will grow personally and professionally.
When you feel down or tired because of work, you will struggle to motivate yourself outside of work.
Switch off, allow yourself to do that.
Sacrificing your health for your career isn't a price that anyone should pay.
Appreciate the world around you.
Use up your holiday, make time for family and friends, get out of the house/office when you can. It will make all the difference in your job satisfaction.
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