Idleness at work has to be the most demotivating thing. But you can’t be overwhelmed with work either. There needs to be the perfect balance struck of not too much work, but just enough to get you going on the perfect productivity pace.
Such a satisfying day of completing errands and finishing essays!
Today was another day of not accomplishing much. I hate it. Have a real problem with non-productivity! I did clean my room though and that was super satisfying.
A few years ago I did a course on mental health and we talked about the five core needs that people have – belonging, significance, security, purpose, progress. Maybe room cleaning is so satisfying because it’s an easy progress tick. Needs met!