Where do we find discipline and self-motivation

Psychologists say self-discipline is the way to success because the initiative and focus of a self-motivated person is the kind of persistence every team needs. As we head back into socialising, I thought I’d reflect on my love for meeting new people and how I balance that with my drive to succeed. I love meeting … More Where do we find discipline and self-motivation

Dolce far niente, the sweetness of idleness

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

Are you procrastinating? Would you like to make sense of this?

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?