Everyone Needs Solitude – Here’s a Unique way to Experience it


solitude  “I’ve been busy!” We hear ourselves say it in conversation not even sure ourselves what that means exactly. Whatever it means, we must be productive. Right?

There comes a time – perhaps a breaking point – when leaders know it’s time to be alone. To regroup. To remember who we are really, and why we’re doing what we’re doing. Being alone – centering, praying, being, or meditating – becomes something that not only relaxes our mind and body, but actually makes us better leaders.

All one has to do is Google to find hundreds of health benefits and stress reduction from activities that induce meditation. Meditation can be simply defined as: thinking, consideration, contemplation and concentration. (more…)