What it Really Means to be Busy and How to Get off the Treadmill

We love to boast about how busy we are. ‘Fine’ or ‘good’ are no longer acceptable responses to the question of ‘how are you?’, instead, it’s been replaced with the answer ‘really busy!’. Even if it’s not true we must maintain a façade that portrays that we are, so we work longer hours to outwardly depict busyness to our colleagues, bosses, and subordinates. The ridiculousness of…

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