Regular followers of this blog and certainly those of you who have attended my workshops will know that I refer a lot to the concept of Attention.
In essence: nothing happens without attention. I enjoyed this article by Linda Stone who discusses "I believe attention is the most powerful tool of the human spirit. We can enhance or augment our attention with practices like meditation or exercise, diffuse it with technologies like e-mail and Blackberries, or alter it with pharmaceuticals. In the end we are fully responsible for how we choose to use this extraordinary tool".
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