Mornings are hard. Most of us get jarred out of sleep by an alarm (in our house, it’s a little human one) and stumble our way towards a cup of coffee as we muddle through the a.m. Yet there’s this ubiquitous group of “morning people” that are cheerful, energetic, successful, and most importantly—productive. How do they do it?

Turns out they have a good morning routine. They develop good habits that set the tone for the day. Check out this infographic from Entrepreneur for tips on what do to (and what not to do) to increase your morning productivity and kick-off your day in a systematic, stress-free way.

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What’s your take on this morning routine? Are you willing to give it a try?