Time to Pursue Your Dreams-Its Time to Avail Sabbatical
Time never stops for any one. We use to try so hard in our life just to make an impact, to stand somewhere proudly, to be an inspiration to others and to fulfill our dreams. Doing so and being so much busy, we usually forget the most important part of life which is spiritual maintenance.
There could be times in our hectic routine when we feel like our mind has stopped supporting us, stopped focusing or sometimes we feel totally blank. This happens due to lack of refreshing time period. Just like any other thing in the world which needs repairing, restoring or refreshment, our body and soul also need a break for its restoration. Mid year break or extended version of your leave is what we call a sabbatical.
Why avail a sabbatical leave?
There is no doubt in the benefits of availing sabbatical. It is sure, short way to refresh, re-train, restore, polish, refocus and rediscover yourself and skills.
A sabbatical allows a person to refresh, renew and return to life with new perspective — Christopher key Chapple.
A refresh, more active, more experienced and more skilled mind will ultimately benefit more to the employer and to the company. Which is why most companies and even business sectors also believe that they are getting enough benefits through their employees, who use to avail sabbaticals.
There are so many ways to plan and spend your sabbatical making it useful for yourself and as well as for your employer or company. Here are some important ways through which you can make your sabbatical most beneficial for everyone.
Improve your Learning and Knowledge
Choosing a short term diploma is the best choice one could have to enhance your skills and improve your knowledge. You can go for experiencing distance learning for this purpose. Many leading universities around the world are offering short term and long term professional diplomas in various courses. Education is the ultimate benefit so this experience will result great for you and for your workplace too. You can choose a diploma in accountancy as it is considered the most demanded and most applied course in professional sectors.
Many top universities and colleges are offering distance learning courses and diplomas in programs like pharmacy, business administration, child care & development, accountancy, agriculture, engineering, Arts, Science, Media, Law and much more. Oxford college is well known in this matter as it offers many diplomas such as Level 5 diplomas in tourism and journalism, Level 3 diploma in Child care & development and business related diplomas.
Do what you wish for
It is said that the most dangerous risk is spending your life not doing what you want to. While being busy in our hectic routine we often have to ignore our wishes. Like, Want to write a book, learn to play guitar, read your favorite collection of books and novels, perform in a theater, work on any new project or creative idea.
Sabbaticals are the best time to fulfill your dreams. Prepare a plan and prioritize all of your wishes in accordance with the time period you have. Go out and join some performing arts & culture theater, schedule your classes to learn guitar, cooking or fashion, get bunkered yourself from the noisy world to write some good piece.
Indulge yourself into cultures around the world
Have a dream to get your feet in every corner of the world? The appropriate option is your sabbatical. Get yourself into the breathtaking experience of exploring various cultures. Oscar Wilde said: “To live is the rarest thing in the world, Most people only exist”. Traveling is the best way to live your life appropriately.
Through travel, you can read the world as a book and then write a book on the world. You can become a storyteller or travel writer. In both ways, it is beneficial for you and for the rest of the world through your writing pieces about tourism.
Life is very short and we have to decide in what way we can spend it.
Eleanor Roosevelt Said: The purpose of life is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly without fear for new and richer experience.
I say through utilizing our sabbaticals in the most beneficial way we can achieve it.