I missed all the signs of a heart attack because of something so many women do: We set the bar very high and opt for self-deprecating talk, instead of getting curious and questioning if something was wrong.
Do you feel overwhelmed and tired of pushing hard to stay in front of it all? Getting underneath what’s driving you is key to health, happiness and success.
Collectively, we women are a force to be reckoned with. We are deep emotional beings. We have an aptitude for nurturing and healing. We’re listeners, we’re thinkers, we’re caregivers. We do it all for a lot of people and, yes – many women are exhausted, and fearful of more exhaustion returning as our country reopens.
[7-minute read] The murder of George Floyd has opened my eyes to my white ways…I’m unlearning and learning and questioning: Has a culture that is built on busyness, allowed for prior horrific events to be swept under the rug? Did our forced pandemic pause, allow the time and space for white people to finally listen and for black people to be heard? This articled includes thoughts that this white woman is pondering and four steps to embrace for re-orienting to ‘less busy’ in support of racial equality.
A future that supports the well-being of humanity, our planet, our business’s, our community’s will thrive with clarity and simplicity and fail with complexity and complication.