We think there is one thing we can all unanimously agree on – coming back to work from extended time off can be a struggle. The thought of putting pants back on and returning to your status as a productive member of society is the stuff of nightmares.
For anyone just not quite feeling ready for the week, we’ve put together a visual representation of the 12 stages of heading back to the office.
#1 It’s Sunday evening. All is peaceful.
#2 Then BAM – The realisation that work is tomorrow sets in.
#3 You force yourself to go to bed early, and then what feels like 10 minutes later, the alarm goes off.
#5 Snooze again.
#6 By some miracle you make it to work on time.
#7 “I am so happy to be back.”
#8 “I love my job. I love my job.”
#9 After hours of hard work you glance at the clock and it is only 08:30
#10 The day drags but because you are a champion, you make it through the day.
#12 Home welcomes you like a warm cup of tea. You have made it! Now, repeat.
The struggle is real, and our thoughts are with you. Once we get through all 101 days of January the world will return to normal.
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