There’s a name for the blah feeling many of us have right now in lockdown - it’s called languishing. The state has been described as a sense of stagnation and emptiness. It feels as if you’re muddling through your days, looking at your life through a foggy windshield. "Languishing is the neglected middle child of mental health. It’s the void between depression and flourishing — the absence of well-being. You don’t have symptoms of mental illness, but you’re not the picture of
Perfectionism looks like a motivator yet so often it’s a beta blocker to beginning and when we fail we beat ourselves up. We stop noticing and enjoying the moment to moment stuff in pursuit of the endgame. I like the ‘practice makes progress’ idea. If every day we work towards being better than yesterday we will keep growing and achieving our goals. My favourite story is when a reporter asked, "How did it feel to fail 1,000 times?" Edison replied, "I didn't fail 1,000 times.
Thanks #RaduSEUCHE for giving me a tuneup on having confidence in my own ideas and passion to use my experience / track to contribute to young people making informed choices on their career pathways. And to get moving before my business plan is perfect because rapid prototyping is a great way to test and refine an idea. Activating the plan and for everyone to make money, it’s useful to regard money as energy. We need heaps of energy and resilience as it’s tough right now and
Read some of our thoughts on creating a more enjoyable life. Simple stuff , great results