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Benefits For Small Business Owners In Just A Weekend
So if you are a small business owner who wants to increase your productivity, here are five reasons why going for a short getaway this weekend can improve your productivity.

Weekends are no longer your crutch:You can no longer take the weekend as a crutch. How many times have you said that you will make up for lost time on certain tasks this weekend?

As a small business owner, you have to manage many task in your business, hence it is important to plan your work week effectively especially if you are planning to go away for the weekend.

Hence planning a weekend getaway puts your week in perspective and you will be amazed at what you can achieve from Monday to Friday if you know that weekends are no longer available to play 'catch-up'.

Plan your time more effectively from Monday to Friday: Have you ever noticed that your productivity improves when you know you are going to be away for the weekends> For example, I noticed that I get a lot of business calls done if I know I am going to be away for the weekend. For that particular week, I refocused my priorities and do the important tasks that are going to move my business forward at the start of the week instead of 'dragging my feet; and waiting till the end of the week to get important things done. Try this strategy for a week and you will immediately noticed your improved levels of productivity.

Prevent Monday Blues:Having had a relaxing holiday this weekend and getting away from it all will do wonders for you. You will come back from your short weekend getaway full recharged and ready to start another successful week. You will begin to noticed that you will encounter less of 'Monday blues' as you are fully rested this weekend.

More relaxed:Taking a short break allows you to feel more relaxed and this in turns allows you to be more creative in your work. How many times have we tried and found that our best ideas come to us when we are most relaxed?

Improves your health: You can improve your immunity by taking a short break. According to a report by healthwatchmd.com when you are more relaxed, your immunity improves, making you less susceptible to illness. In addition to that by taking a break you can also lower your blood pressure. This in turns lowers the risk of high blood pressure, heart disease or stroke.

There are several benefits of taking a weekend vacation so start planning on the next weekend now. You will start to feel the benefits of a more productive workweek after you are back from your short getaway. I will be going for mine this weekend.