Five Ways to Keep Yourself Busy Without Stress

By Dickson Osas

This is good writing for our beautiful readers and subscribers, especially those who want to keep up the busy schedule without stress.I encourage you to read through this post; remember that a consistent reader will always learn something, whether favorable or bad. So make a mental note of anything to remember since a busy person who is not learning or being productive is simply squandering TIME.

Today I present to you five ways to keep yourself busy without stress.
Being occupied the majority of the time may limit your movements and connections with the outside world for a long time, which may be tough and lonely, but let’s not allow it to limit our thinking; For example, growing up in a family as a youngster in the College Education category, we tend to pass through education processes like preparing ahead for an examination, our parent taught us to read, understand, and assimilate. However, it does not seem lonely because we had them by our side to help us grasp some of the things we don’t understand. Then, as adults, we must do it ourselves, and the following are some pointers to assist us.

Here Are Five Suggestions to Help You Get Through This Trying Period

  • Learn a new skill or  brush up on an existing one 
  • Complete an online workshop or course
  • Start a blog or create a business strategy
  • Write a book
  • Take some time out for self-care

1. Learn a new skill or  brush up on an existing one

  If you’re feeling moody and want to learn new things, this may be the perfect time to do so! 

 You can keep yourself occupied by going back to your old piano in the house that has amassed some dust or a guitar that you erstwhile played a long time back; there are tons of videos YouTube can educate you with on how to read music and recreate your favorite songs. 

 Another effect you could do is to learn a new language with numerous free online apps, or a free online Google course might help. 

  Or is there stuff you’ve always wanted to learn-from yoga to juggling-there will always be a videotape on YouTube to guide you on how to do it!.

2. Complete an online workshop or course

An online workshop in which you have previously expressed interest may be beneficial; just as it has been stated that a busy person who is not learning or being productive is simply wasting TIME, an online course or webinar, such as a free online Google course, can be a great way to learn something new. The internet is an excellent resource offering thousands of online courses ranging from IT-Based, English Language, Computing, or Speech/Text. Developing a self career in an online language such as HTML or JavaScript can be of help to spend productive time. Similar courses like Microsoft Excel or something more vocational such as Food Technology or Marketing Skills are great ideas to keep you busy! 

PS: Don’t forget that all these courses are accessible freely online; meanwhile, some of them are premium based, like you have to pay to enroll yourself; you can bet it is worth it when you can concentrate and keep yourself busy without stress, from one bespoke session to other courses ranges from effective communication to target your individual needs, online courses to accent softening, this could help boost your career and allow you gain skills and confidence daily.

3. Start a blog or create a business strategy

Have you ever considered starting a blog? or have a business start-up strategy that you have never had the chance to implement due to your daily workload or busy schedule? 

Well, if you can take my piece of advice, it is high time you start putting together a plan to strategize that business from scratch. Whether you’re starting a blog or a website (WordPress or Wix is a perfect choice and simple ways to set something up today) or drafting out or compiling your business strategy into a finalized document, now is the ideal time to do so by creating that very own dream job you are passionate about.  

If you want to relate with same-minded individuals, we are here for you, or you can reach out to plenty of networking groups around the intrapreneurship space. Even social media platform (Like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and so on) does help small businesses grows with tips and ideas based on what you really want for yourself.

4. Write a book

Have you always thought of being a publisher, and your first challenge is that the idea is dainty.?

Let me tell you that writing a book is one the fascinating way to pen down your creative mindset, especially that thing you’re always passionate about, fiction or non-fiction book; it might even be an autobiography or biography of someone you know, writing a book demand total concentration for that busy mind to dedicate his time without stress.

To back up your writing ideas, there are libraries available online that encourage creative minds to write a manuscript of 50,000 words, especially in November; an organization called National Novel Writing Month (often shortened to NaNoWriMo) might buy your idea, which results in extra revenue for being busy. Other associated platforms you might wish to venture into.

5. Take some time out for self-care

Lastly, Taking time off your daily routine might seem like a disruption in your everyday routine, but trust me, the popular saying that ‘Health is Wealth’ is not a joke at all.

Please don’t joke about your health; always take time out to cater to yourself, Because a healthy mind boosts ideas. Be good to yourself by drinking lots of water every day, engaging in high or low impact exercise, going for regular checkups, hanging out with friends, Connecting with loved ones within close range or far distance, or you might listen to a Podcast. 

I bet you all this can reduce stress; within a couple of minutes or hours, It will help to stabilize the mind so that new thoughts may be accumulated.
We hope these five activities outlined in full detail will go a long way to keep yourself busy without stress.
If you think you have more to contribute to these ideas, we urge you to continue this discussion in the comment section below; each contributor will be appreciated.