What did you do this weekend? Maybe do a few chores, and then stare alternately at your phone and television until it was time to get ready for Monday morning? Asking for a friend, obviously.
If you did fritter away your weekend, you might be inspired by a new ebook, What Successful People Do on the Weekend. Author and time management expert Laura Vanderkam argues that most of us waste our weekends, because we think doing nothing will help us relax. In fact, totally unstructured time tends to slip through our fingers, bringing us to the beginning of the work week feeling less refreshed and recharged than exhausted and stressed out.