We brag about how busy we are, how early we wake up, or how late we stay up at night, as if we are all competing to get the least amount of rest, to have the most stress, and to spend the least amount of time with our loved ones. What does not get talked … Continue reading The Real Flex
Being aimlessly busy is just as counterproductive as being lazily idle. In fact, it may be more so. The problem with being aimlessly busy is that it has the potential to take us quite far off track without our ever even noticing. The busier we are with no clear direction, the farther we go. Without … Continue reading Purpose Or Patience
Busyness is blinding. It keeps us from seeing what is really going on with us and with our lives. It distracts us from the things that matter most by telling us as long as we are moving forward we are making progress. But, progress that comes at the cost of our health and our relationships … Continue reading Busyness Is Blinding
With everything going on, with the drastic schedule change, and the abrupt halt put on my day-to-day ‘hustle’ (hipster entrepreneur speak for not being able to prioritize and focus on what is essential), I have had to reduce my coffee intake. A few days at home made me realize that I was ‘running hot’ everyday … Continue reading Slowing Down To A Healthier Normal
Efficiency is important, but only if they brings us closer to what truly matters. We live in a day and age where a lot of value is placed on maximizing efficiency. We are constantly hustling to get more done in less time and we want everything in our lives to be newer, better, and faster. … Continue reading Efficient to What End?