Hey Digital Nomad. The Power of Fun: How Adding Play to Your Day Can Boost Productivity.

Not just for Digital Nomads

Jeremy McKay
2 min readApr 24


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Who says work has to be all serious and no fun?

Adding play to your day can actually boost your productivity and creativity. When you add play to your day, it can help you relax and reduce stress, which can boost your energy and focus on your work.

It can also help you think more creatively and outside the box, leading to new ideas and solutions in your work.

So how do you add play to your day? It can be as simple as taking a break to go for a walk, listening to your favorite music, or playing a quick game on your phone. Or you could take it a step further and plan fun activities like sightseeing, trying new foods, or learning a new skill.

The key is to make sure that the play activities you choose are enjoyable and help you relax and recharge.

Don’t worry, taking breaks and having fun won’t make you less productive — in fact, it may even make you more productive in the long run. So get ready to have some fun and boost your productivity. Explore the power of play in your workday.

Who knows, you may even discover a new favorite hobby or activity that helps you achieve the perfect play:work balance.



Jeremy McKay

Ageless full-time software engineer. Expert remote worker. PT Nomad. My values guide my choices. I provide tips for staying engaged, relevant, and employable.