3 Ways to Recharge this Christmas Break

Christmas is a time many of us look forward to, but it’s also a time we take to recharge and prepare for the New Year. Taking time to relax and forget about work for a few days can be very beneficial for employees.

Not only is the Christmas break for celebrations and spending time with family but it also allows us to return to work in January feeling refreshed and focused. So, how can you recharge this Christmas?

  1. Mix Up Your Routine

We usually develop a strict routine around our work schedules, whilst on Christmas break why not switch up your routine a little? Sleep in a little later, do something you can’t usually do on a weekday or just get outside into the fresh air! By disrupting your everyday regime, you can even increase your creativity levels. Give yourself a kick-start for January.

  1. Put Work Aside

Christmas is a time to forget about work for a while, most people are off so you’re not missing anything by switching off. If anything, you’ll thank yourself in the new year. There’s a reason we’re given time off for Christmas and it’s not to take on some extra work. It’s important that we take some time to step away from our careers and enjoy the holidays.

  1. Plan for 2019

Christmas break is the perfect time to set New Year’s resolutions. Think about what goals you would like to achieve in the new year. By setting goals, you will come back to work in January feeling motivated and will be ready to put strategies in place. Goals are so important as they help you to start off the new year with a positive attitude and a growth mindset.

Whether you’re excited about the holiday season or dreading it, it’s important to take some me time to recharge. Relax, plan and strategise for 2019.

Orangeworks wishes everyone a Happy Christmas and New Year! Take this time to spend time with family and friends and leave yourself feeling refreshed for the new year.