Truly successful decision making relies on a balance between deliberate and instinctive thinking.
Malcolm Gladwell, Blink: The Power of Thinking Without ThinkingEmbed from Getty Images
Here is a pause in praise of pause. Pause – rest, peace, quiet, respite, a break from the everyday – is key in a world of distraction or what writer Linda Stone calls “continuous partial attention.”
So today’s post is a simple reminder to take a pause, to break from perpetual connectivity and to give something our whole attention.