Why you should make this a long weekend

2014-03-17 14:00

Public holidays are awesome, especially when they fall on a Friday, giving us all a much-needed long weekend. 

But, hey... maybe you should take Monday off too - just to get that extra bit of benefit. 

We've put together a simple 10-step test to establish if you're in desperate need of a good break, and should therefore take Monday off and make it a four-day weekend.

If you vigorously nod at more than four of these points, you should put in that leave asap or start dreaming up a crazy excuse not to come into the office after the weekend!

Check out our Weekend Escapes page for ideas of what to do and where to go.  

1. Waking up = aggression

2. And you spend your days feeling just... so... tired

3. You've lost your sense of humour

4. Things you used to care about seem so irrelevant right now

5. Your Facebook feed inspires profound fomo/fury

6. There is just too much to do and too little time

7. A recreational activity has become a crutch

8. Your appearance is of no importance

9. Favours for other people. Not even under consideration

10. This is what's happening in your mind right now

All gifs from Giphy


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