It is the time you have wasted for your rose that makes your rose so important. – Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, The Little Prince. If we truly love something, we invest time in it. As time is a valuable resource, when invested, it makes the person, goal or activity even more important, but there’s a negative side … More Time Management Tools for Entrepreneurs to Kickstart 2020
Tim Kreider, author reinforced this well: “Idleness is not just a vacation, an indulgence or a vice, it’s as indispensable to the brain as vitamin D is to the body, and deprived of it we suffer a mental affliction as disfiguring as rickets… It is, paradoxically, necessary to getting any work done.” Idleness has been … More Dolce far niente, the sweetness of idleness
According to the Regus Group, “Stress levels in the workplace are rising with 6 in 10 workers in major global economies experiencing increased workplace stress.” In the United Kingdom, work-related illness cost £28.3 billion per year according to the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence. The increasing levels of job-related stress is taking a toll on our health. Workplace stress increases the risk of heart attack, accelerates … More Dealing with workplace stress
Why are we, as humans, always waiting until the last minute to get started on a major project or assignment? Some might use the argument, I work better under pressure. Surely that creates an adrenaline rush needed for creativity, but equally I would argue it can overwhelm you. So I am not saying here that … More Are you procrastinating? Would you like to make sense of this?