Ever feel like there aren't enough hours in the day or that you're sacrificing some serious "you" time? Instead of staying up later, why not try getting up earlier? Here are 6 reasons you should start rising with the sun.
1. Time to plan your goals
People don't achieve their goals generally due to a lack of focus. If you have that extra time in the morning to go over your goals, they'll be fresh in your mind.
2. Time schedule your day
You've got extra time to map out your day. Which a precise plan, you become more productive and efficient. This is where scheduling in your goal crushing comes in.
3. Time to work out
You have sufficient time to get in a solid workout and be ready for work - no more "I don't have time" excuse. Not to mention the positive endorphins your body releases - you'll be happy and energized all day long. For over 80 hours of on demand workouts, check out SweatFlix℠
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4. Time to eat
If you wake up early, you will never miss breakfast (the most important meal of the day!) Not to mention you won't be eating not-so-great fast food while you rush to work and save money by eating at home! For delicious and balanced breakfast ideas, check out the BodyRock Meal Plan
5. Successful people you know already do it!
Jack Dorsey, the founder of Twitter, told readers how he starts his day at 5:30 am. Dorsey uses the morning for to meditate and go for six-mile jogs.
Tim Cook, the CEO of Apple, is known for sending out company emails at 4:30 in the morning.
Richard Branson, the founder of the Virgin Group, is an huge advocate of waking up early. Branson has mentioned waking up around 5:45 am to work out and have an early breakfast before starting his work day.
6. Stay two steps ahead of everyone
How cool is it to think you're getting a head start on your day while everyone else sleeps? Finish your most pressing tasks by 8am and be on a high of accomplishment for the rest of your day!
If you can manage waking up 2.5 hours earlier very day, you won't regret it. That’s 17.5 more hours you have in a week, 70 more hours in a month and 840 plus extra hours in a year. Sounds worth it now, doesn't it?
The Early Bird Gets The Worm!
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