Have you ever sat down and done absolutely nothing? No TV, no food, no reading, no smartphone. Nothing at all. Just you. Alone. Without distracting companions. Unlike what you may think, this
Thinking About Slowing Down For A More Meaningful And Enjoyable Way Of Living
Have you ever sat down and done absolutely nothing? No TV, no food, no reading, no smartphone. Nothing at all. Just you. Alone. Without distracting companions.
Unlike what you may think, this would not impact your productiveness. Instead, it would allow you to be more focused and effective. Slowing down in order to focus more, be more productive and fulfilled: it is possible!
In 2005 Carl Honoré – a renowned Canadian journalist – led the compelling Ted Talk ‘In Praise of Slowness’ on the benefits of slowing down. Not just as a general idea, but also as a way of living your life. He also described the deeper connections that can spring from a slower pace: a more engaging relationship with your loved ones, your profession, your personal life and - last but not least - with yourself.
By being more selective with how we utilize our time, without feeling obligated to commit to an overwhelming amount of duties, we can effectively change how we go about ‘truly’ living our life and, ultimately, become happier human beings.
In her previous career as an organizing consultant to Fortune 500 companies, Janet Jameyson took the stress out of her clients' lives. Her goal is to bring that same organized professionalism and high....
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