It’s a dangerous misconception that rest is only for the weak or lazy. Intentional rest is a necessity—and in fact a hugely powerful tool—for any leader who wants to experience maximum productivity and creativity. This week’s magazine focuses on how napping, margin, and relaxation are vital to a leader’s energy management, and therefore impact.

Confessions of a Not-So-Secret Napper

Michael Glock has never been quiet about his affinity for daily naps. Studies show that a bit of midday shuteye carries immense advantage for leaders—and Michael’s own productivity and energy are proof in the pudding. The personal benefits from napping are immense, but, it’s not just napping, you’ll experience similar levels of rejuvenation with relaxation and mindfulness. Come into the office and experience being soothed.

 

Keep your eyes on the stars, and your feet on the ground.

 

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