Depending on which form of transport you prefer, the morning commute can take up a significant chunk of your day. Calculate how long it takes from when you walk out the door each morning until you return at night, and you might be surprised by how much time goes by—time that could be spent setting yourself up for a successful day. In fact, according to a report from the Texas Transportation Institute, American rush-hour commuters in 2014 spent 6.9 billion hours stuck in traffic or about 42 hours per commuter per year. So it's high time you maximized your daily commute. Scroll down for some of our suggestions to ramp up your productivity.
What do you do on your morning commute? Is it a time to be productive, or do you prefer to use it for relaxation instead? Share your thoughts below.