Morning Routines of Successful Entrepreneurs
Why are morning routines important?
Mornings are important because what you do in the morning sets up the tempo for the whole day.
We will have a look at 10 things you can do in the morning so that you have a great day.
Successful entrepreneurs follow similar morning routines.
1. Get up early
It's a good habit to get up early in the morning.
Most successful men and women have the habit of getting up between 4.00 a.m. to 5:30 a.m.
Getting up early gives you an extra advantage over other people.
As the saying goes, the early bird gets the worm. You get extra time to plan the whole day.
2. Make your bed
A famous general gave a wonderful speech.
In it, he mentioned that if you cannot make your bed as soon as you get up, you will not be a success in life.
It's the small things that lead to big success.
Therefore form the habit of making your bed as soon as you get up.
3. Drink 2 to 3 glasses of water
Drink 2 to 3 glasses of lukewarm water as soon as you get up.
It is scientifically proven to be very beneficial to your body.
It removes all the toxins from the body and gets it ready for the day.
The water rejuvenates the organs and gets the blood circulation activated properly.
4. Spend time in quiet reflection
Next, you could spend 10 to 15 minutes in quiet reflection. You can quiet your mind and just relax.
Spend some time thinking about your purpose in life. Check whether you are heading in the right direction.
Make sure that you have not deviated from your overall goals in life. This quiet time of reflection will help you to stay on course and achieve great success.
5. Write down the tasks to be done
It would be good for you to maintain a personal journal. You should write your personal notes in this journal regularly.
Every morning, write down the tasks that need to be done that day. Write down everything that comes to mind. Later on, categorizing it into important and not important.
This journal will act as a compass to direct you throughout the day.
At the end of the day, you will find out whether you could accomplish all your tasks.
This will give you a sense of fulfillment and satisfaction.
6. Go for a morning walk or workout
Exercise should be an important part of your early morning routine. You could either go for a morning walk or a morning run.
Alternatively, you could go to the gym for a 45 minutes workout. Exercise warms up the body and improves blood circulation.
It increases your energy levels and strengthens your muscles. Whatever form of exercise you choose, do it consistently.
7. Take vitamin supplements
It would be helpful if you take some vitamin supplements. They will give your body an extra boost and energy.
Supplements will help you to remain strong and active throughout the day. It will ensure that your body gets the energy it needs to function properly.
First, consult with your physician and get recommendations from him or her about which vitamins to take.
Then consume these vitamins regularly.
8. Listen to inspiring music
Music is a beautiful gift to mankind. Listening to the right kind of music enhances your mood and releases happy hormones.
Listen to some beautiful, soothing, and relaxing music early in the morning.
It will soothe your nerves and enhance your mood.
9. Listen to a motivational speaker
Another important morning routine that you can follow is to listen to the motivational speaker. This will motivate you to do your best during the day.
Some people say that motivation wears off. Yes, it does wear off, that's why we need to have it every day.
It's like having a bath every day. The effects of the bath don't last forever. That's why we have a bath every day.
It's the same with motivation. We need a motivation dose every day to keep us going. There are dozens of wonderful motivation videos as well as podcasts available on the internet.
You could listen to those while working out at the gym. You could listen to them on your way to work. These messages will pump you up to accomplish your goals every day.
10. Eat a nutritious breakfast
Finally, you must have a good and nutritious breakfast.
The body needs nutritious food early in the morning because it has been without food for 8 to 10 hours.
Food is needed to strengthen your body and give power to the brain as well. You should have a balanced breakfast consisting of the right amounts of carbohydrates and proteins.
Some prefer to have a glass of fresh fruit juice with oats. Some prefer bread and eggs with butter. Eat whatever works best for you but don't skip breakfast.
Doing these 10 things daily in the morning will result in you having a great day. Following this early morning routine, you will strengthen your body and your mind.
When your body and mind is ready, you can face any challenge that comes up during the day. You will become a successful entrepreneur as you incorporate these 10-morning rituals in your life.
This content is accurate and true to the best of the author’s knowledge and is not meant to substitute for formal and individualized advice from a qualified professional.
© 2020 Nitin Khaire