National Thank God It’s Monday Day
National Thank God It’s Monday Day:
The National Thank God It’s Monday Day takes place on the first Monday of January. The day urges people to have a positive mindset about Monday.
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Why National Thank God It’s Monday Day?
The National Thank God It’s Monday Day is a celebration that takes place on the first Monday in January. The day is all about urging people to have a positive mindset regarding Monday, which is the most hated day of the week. On this day, people are urged to remain positive because it paves way for new beginnings and new opportunities. This day gives you a new chance for you to start the week and the year on a positive note. When people have a more positive attitude towards Monday, they will be able to transform the rest of their lives by embracing change.
How can we celebrate National Thank God It’s Monday Day:
To celebrate this day, you can engage in any of the following activities:
- Be early
One of the best ways for you to celebrate this day is by showing up early to work or school. Set up your alarm a little earlier and arrive before everyone else. This will give you a quiet chance for you to reflect and learn about some areas that you failed in during the past week and how you can correct these errors. You can also rally your colleagues to show up early to work or school on this day. This will give everyone a positive mindset and increase productivity.
- Write a Monday affirmation
An affirmation is a powerful message that you say aloud to give you more confidence during the day. Each Monday, you can write and read your affirmation so that your mind can be positively prepared for this day. You can find affirmations online or you can even come up with one yourself. You can also get an affirmation that will work for everyone around you and this will make saying it more fun and engaging.
- Adopt a healthy Monday morning routine
The way you start your Monday has a great effect on how you spend this day and will influence your thoughts for this day. Having a healthy and engaging Monday routine will ensure that you are motivated enough to start the week with energy. Some of the Monday routines that you can adopt on this day include going jogging in the morning or eating a healthy breakfast. You can also come up with an activity that you enjoy doing and engage in it on Monday morning to give you a reason to look forward to this day.
- Celebrate on social media
If you also want to inspire others to have a positive attitude towards Monday, you can celebrate on social media. Share some of the things that you are doing to make your Monday brighter. You can also create a routine that you can follow together with other people to boost morale. Make sure to use the hashtag #NationalThankGodItsMondayDay on your posts.
Interesting facts about National Thank God It’s Monday Day:
Some interesting facts about Monday include:
- Research shows that on Monday, at least 50% of employees come into work late. This is caused by the Monday traffic rush and unwillingness of employees to get to work
- Monday is also known as the best day of shopping for assets such as a car or furniture because you will get better deals
- Working Professionals who are aged above 40 years have the most stress on a Monday.
- Research also shows that the average person weighs more on a Monday because of the rest and eating habits that they engaged in during the weekend.
History of National Thank God It’s Monday Day:
Celebrations pertaining to this holiday started just a few years ago and people have since become engaged with the day. Monday is usually the first day of school or work in a week. It is therefore advised for people to have a positive mindset that will set the momentum of how their week will go. The word ‘Monday’ comes from the old English word ‘Monandaeg’, which translates to the Latin word ‘dies lunae’ meaning a day of the moon. Monday, even though hated, is a day that presents a lot of opportunity for growth because it gives you a platform where you can start afresh.