Being present.

If it is worth doing at all, it is probably worth doing fully present.

Many things feel like we can do while multitasking, but can we really or are we just cheating ourselves?

This includes showing up for things. If we are still distracted and thinking about what was just happening or what’s next we can ruin the moment with somebody or doing the next thing.

I have shown up to a couple of meetings lately, I didn’t know what to expect in the meeting and I was not prepared to be present. Both with people I have never met and first impressions are important. Both instances the other person was leading the meeting and so I felt I didn’t need to prepare but was reminded that we always need to be prepared to show up and be present.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.