10. A little anxiety can actually help you be productive.
Feeling uninspired? Then it’s time to make yourself just a bit uncomfortable. According to psychologists Robert M. Yerkes and John Dillingham Dodson, immersing yourself in a state of productive anxiety will boost your overall performance. Not a huge people person? Force yourself out of the house and get to that after-work party. You might be uncomfortable by all the chit-chat, but you’ll be ready to get back to work in no time.