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Staying Productive on Weekends

Have a Fun, Productive, and Savvy Weekend With These Tips

It's the start of the weekend, and hopefully all of you have at least some time to relax and unwind. Recharge yourself for the week ahead — sorry for mentioning it! — with these savvy ways to make the most out of your free time this weekend.

  • Turn your brain off. Listen to this career expert's advice to save the professional think tanking for a specific time and enjoy your time with your friends and family without feeling guilty.
  • Relax on the cheap. Savvy readers know that relaxing doesn't have to mean an expensive day at the spa. Sometimes all you need is a good magazine or book or an afternoon at the thrift store to clear your mind.


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  • Use shower time to steam up some good ideas. Stuck on a problem at work that has an impending deadline? Focus on your problem solving while you lather up, and you just might have your eureka moment in the shower.
  • Have a motivating movie marathon. Keep your mind slightly on work by being motivated by these go-to career girls of the silver screen. Get some girlfriends together for an inspiring movie night!
  • Look forward to Mondays. Use these five tips for weekend goal-setting, so you'll be ready to take on Monday with a vengeance!


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