Lesson Learned: The World Continues to Spin Without You

In a world where we are all tethered to technology, to-do lists and status updates, this revelation is truly life-changing. It’s 6:30am, the sun is shining and there isn’t a cloud in the magnificent clear blue sky. Birds are chirping and chickens are ambling about, clucking to one another as […]

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Go Ahead, Press the Pause Button 2

Stepping out of the day-to-day is likely to yield far better results than you might expect I write this on a plane headed to California for an 8-day vacation. Feeling equal parts excited and anxious – excited for all the obvious reasons like looking forward to rest and relaxation, time […]


Change Starts with Awareness, Yet it’s Acceptance that Defines Your Future

“Acceptance” does not mean settling for less. It can actually be quite empowering. Psychologist Nathaniel Branden said, “The first step toward change is awareness. The second step is acceptance.” I think about this simple line often, in my personal life as well as my professional life. I verily believe that […]