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100 Days of Serenity

It’s been a little over 100 days since I started the Serenity Project and I saw I owed it to myself and those around me to take a long, honest look at its effect. Having torn myself away from…

Serenity Tip: It's OK to quit
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Serenity Tip: Know When to Quit

If you search Pinterest or other online sources for words like inspiration, doubts or struggle, you don’t find much about giving up. Our society doesn’t like quitters. Instead we tell each other to persevere, get back up again, to…

Serenity Tip: Own your problems
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Serenity Tip: Own Your Problem

I heard this snippet at a talk given by Bill Burnett, Executive Director of Stanford University’s Design program and co-author of Designing Your Life. It made me pause because it highlights that there are different types of problem in…

Serenity Tip: Switching Activities
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Serenity Tip: Activity Switching

This number startled me. I think it was probably calculated in an office environment, but it might be relevant wherever you spend your days: on average, we switch activities every three minutes. How incredibly sad, that our schedules, to-do…