10/05/2015 12:00 EDT | Updated 10/09/2015 10:59 EDT

You vs. Boredom: 5 Ways To Make The Most Out Of The Mundane

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Side profile of business executives in an office

Boredom; it’s the human condition. It’s why we tell stories and invent games to keep ourselves occupied and entertained. But the ability to turn boring situations into memorable ones doesn’t come naturally to everyone. For all those times where you’re left to your own devices, these strategies should come in handy.