Being bored can be a grueling feeling. You are looking for something meaningful/fun/exciting to do but nothing seems to come close. Boredom can even be a taboo. Nowadays we are supposed to be busy. Being busy equals being important. But boredom is actually a good thing. Research shows that being bored stimulates creativity and efficiency. You will look for ways to improve yourself or the task that you are doing. Boredom can also push you to the next level instead of staying where you are.