I love the “always connected” world we live in.
I love what I do and I have a hard time ending my day.
Who would want to stop exploring, experimenting, learning,
and trying to see what comes next?
It’s hard to disconnect.
But, this constant level of brain activity on “work
related” subjects acts like a slow drain on my mental battery.
I start to feel as though I’m wandering without
purpose, unable to focus, forgetting what I’ve read or seen, or skimming
information so hard that I’m not even able to pick out the important points
That’s when, like it or not, it’s time to shut off
I find slowing down to a constant trickle more incidious
than running at full steam.
requires a full stop.
Effectively managing change requires that we know
when to unplug and fully recharge.
Personally, I’m still working on that!
Does that ever happen to you?