Why Being Busy Shouldn’t be a Badge of Honor

Why being busy shouldn't be a badge of honor

Have you ever found yourself caught up in the trap of automatically responding with “busy” whenever someone asks how you are doing or what’s going on in your life?

We have, and we’re tired of the scripted nature of this conversation.

It seems as if no one is actually asking these questions to find out a genuine answer. Instead, these have become part of a standard and scripted greeting.

Plus, whenever you say “busy” as you answer, it always prompts the person to tell you that it is a good thing because it equals success.

But, we’re here to tell you that being busy isn’t the same as being productive or being successful. In fact, we’ve come to believe that it’s actually a negative thing.

That’s why the topic of our podcast this week is how you can stop being busy and break free of the idea that it is the same as being successful.


Getting into the Practice of Gratitude

Getting into the practice of gratitudeHow often do you show gratitude? Being grateful is a habit everyone should adopt because it can change your entire outlook on life.

Sometimes we get comfortable with our situation and start to take it for granted which can lead to unhappiness and feelings of inadequacy.

This week on the podcast, we’re discussing how to embrace gratitude and make it a regular habit. Each of us has our own experience and opinions on showing gratitude so there’s more than one way to integrate the habit into your life.