The antidote to busyness: become unbusy

Busyness has become a badge of honour.  If you are not busy, you are not part of the group to show how on target we are to achieve our goals and how important we are.  Busyness is the valid and acceptable excuse for the non-stop activity that we fill our days with.  Being busy is…

3 Ideas to be less busy and more focused at work

When I ask friends and colleagues, “How are you doing?” the standard response has become “Busy and hectic”, or a variation of that. I too have said that. It seems that we are being pulled in a hundred and one directions, with everything becoming important and urgent. Busy-ness have become the new social status symbol…