Forge
Published in

Forge

The Weekend Experiment That Will Change Your Life

You probably have more leisure time than you think. Here’s how to maximize it.

Magnifying glasses looking at an alarm clock.
Illustration: Dora Godfrey/ Medium

The time between the moment you close your laptop on Friday and the moment your alarm goes off on Monday morning can feel shockingly short. But it isn’t. Assuming eight hours of sleep a night, there are 37 waking hours between 5 p.m. Friday and 10…

--

--

--

A publication from Medium on personal development.

Recommended from Medium

How to Better Deal With Challenges

Personality Discrepancy

Perks Of Being Adjustable

Day 6 500 words

morning pep talk

Being Okay With Failure

This is a picture of one saying split in two. The left side says, “If you never know failure.” The right side says, “You will never know success.” Well said.

Cloudward Bound!

If You Want To Change Your Life, Change The Station

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Laura Vanderkam

Laura Vanderkam

Laura Vanderkam is the author of several time management books including Off the Clock and 168 Hours. She blogs at LauraVanderkam.com.

More from Medium

How to Tell People What to Do

Person standing behind two other people in front of computers

Easy Ways to Maximize Your Free Time

This is how “bad” can be the first step to “good”

How to Smash Distractions and Get Stuff Done