It’s soon going to be that time where everyone needs to play chess with the schedules for next quarter/semester. After figuring out my schedule, I’ll have an 8:00 a.m. class all five days of the week. Yuck.

Then I remembered a great article I read a few months ago over at The article goes into great depth (as Steve usually does with his topics) on his methods of waking up early.

I personally tried a few of his tips over the summer for my job. I used to stroll into the office around nine, but after his tips it was easily 8 a.m. Did I mention I also had more energy and put in two more hours of work each day? 50-hour weeks are easy if you wake up early.

If you’re looking at 8 o’clock classes next semester, read on: How to Become an Early Riser