We all get the same amount of time each day. But you can make more of the time you have.Five minutes is more than enough to get a small task done. And small tasks add up to big productivity.Here is a list of some things you could do in just 5 minutes:
Make a phone call
Tell someone “I miss you”
Read the comic section of the newspaper
Reading the comic section of the newspaper can help brighten your mood. Laughter can be a very good medicine.
Remind someone of how much you appreciate and cherish them. You can do this through a text message or by sending an email to the person.
Write in your diary
It doesn’t have to be long. A few notes here and there add up quickly.
Visit a blog post
Have a glimpse through an old blog post. You can decide to update the post.
Lend a helping hand
Do a favour for someone. Not necessarily for someone you know. It could be to a stranger.
This will help you to handle stressful situations with a great deal of calmness. Spend some quiet, quick moment with yourself.
Listen to an inspiring song
Listen to a song that can move you; something motivational on your phone or iPad.
Eat something green
A grab of something healthy wouldn’t do any harm.
Check your to-do list
Do a quick check to make sure that you have been spending your time on what’s most important on your to-do list.
Water the plants
You can decide to water a little part of your garden in a matter of five minutes. There is this joy which comes from being at one with nature.
Put on some music, dance around, have fun.
Have a cup of tea
Make some tea.
Clear up your workspace
Tidy up your work area. Make sure all stationery are kept in their right places.
Take a quick walk around the block. This could relieve you of stress/strain.