Always Treat Next Week Like Vacation

You know the feeling. It’s Friday afternoon, the big vacation starts in a few hours, and you’re flying around the office getting things done. At the end of the day, you feel great, and you know it’s because vacation is starting.

Are you’re right — but that’s not the only reason. You also probably feel great about your work, because you’re likely on top of your game right now. David Allen said it well in his popular book Getting Things Done:

Most people feel best about their work the week before their vacation, but it’s not because of the