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ANNE LAMOTT

"Almost everything will work again if you unplug it for a few minutes, including you."

ANNE LAMOTT

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High School Reading Teacher. Book lover. Sharing insights to inspire discovery. "Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body." – Joseph Addison

In a world overwhelmed by the desire to do and have everything, we often find ourselves cluttered with unnecessary tasks and possessions. Essentialism, a liberating philosophy, teaches us that focusing on what truly matters can lead to greater happiness and productivity. By identifying and prioritizing the essential elements of our lives, we can cut out the rest and perform our most vital tasks to the highest standards.

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Know when to take a break

Take time away from the Internet and do more things that make you forget to check your phone.

Anne Lamott puts it this way, “Almost everything will work again if you unplug it for a few minutes, including you.

Then What?

Then What?

We have a choice to continue our old behavior of blowing past our boundaries to parts of our life outside of work.

In those moments Ask yourself "what if I don't do this today?"

You’ll probably be behind tomorrow, ask yourself again: Then what? Keep digging...

Exercise

Exercise

If you realize that you stuck, go for a walk. Fresh air helps to step away from everything and refocus on your tasks. 

Spending a few minutes outdoors can also help you have better mental clarity.

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