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Which "Weird Break" Idea Should You Try?

Taking breaks throughout the workday can increase productivity and jump start creativity. But we always hear the same advice, "stretch" " do breathing exercises", etc. Lets find out which "weird break" you should try out to make the workday more interesting. Courtesy of http://www.workhappynow.com/2009/08/25-weird-breaks-for-stress-relief/

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  1. Whats your spirit animal?

    Pick your spirit animal

    Pick your spirit animal

    Snake
    Snake
    Bird of Paradise
    Bird of Paradise
    Butterfly
    Butterfly
    Wolf
    Wolf
    Sunflower
    Sunflower
    Cat
    Cat
    Seahorse
    Seahorse
    Dolphin
    Dolphin
  2. Pick a City

    NYC
    NYC
    Bangkok
    Bangkok
    Rio de Janeiro
    Rio de Janeiro
    Paris
    Paris
    Moscow
    Moscow
    LA
    LA
    Rabat
    Rabat
    Puebla
    Puebla
    Capestown
    Capestown
    London
    London

Which "Weird Break" Idea Should You Try?

You got: Buy two of the craziest drinks on the way into work and share with your co-worker on your first break.
Buy two of the craziest drinks on the way into work and share with your co-worker on your first break.
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You got: Hug a tree.

Because trees need love too.

Hug a tree.
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You got: Close your eyes and pretend to be an animal

Really just use your imagination for 1-5 mins. Be a bird, a plane, a superhero! Be Gene Belcher! Whatever your heart desires.

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You got: Walk around the office backwards.

Do the moonwalk. Or just walk backwards. Its up to you.

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You got: Switch everything on your desk from one side to the other. (just for one day)

*New Perspectives*

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You got: Create a paper crown for a co-worker who has the blues.

Because your coworkers rule.

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You got: Photo copy your face.

Cuz why not haha

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You got: Spin in your chair until your momentum brings you to a stop.

Weeeeeeeee

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You got: Draw a cartoon of someone

Could be me. Could be your cat. Have fun with it.

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You got: Make a snowman out of paper and tape.

Get those creative juices flowing with a simple art activity.

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