Don't Worry, Be Calm, Be Happy
#28 — June 20th — Calm is Contagious
be the calm, not the liability
As a person, a leader, or a parent, your job is to remain calm. It will calm everyone around you.
- Don’t agitate
- Don’t be paranoid
- Don’t worry
- Don’t be irrational
How to calm yourself?
And when you want to avoid getting angry, you can check the post I did last week:
Can companies be calm?
It’s about time for something new. What follows is the introduction to our next book The Calm Company. We’re working on…m.signalvnoise.com
In the above post Jason explains that the root cause of our crazy life are days filled with distractions, over collaboration, and a focus on growth at any cost.
He believes small is the key to calm, and you can calm your company by choice & practice.
I love this list they included in the post.
Calm is profitability.
Calm is protecting people’s time and attention.
Calm is reasonable expectations.
Calm is about 40 hours of work a week.
Calm is ample time off.
Calm is smaller.
Calm is a visible horizon.
Calm is meetings as a last resort.
Calm is contextual communication.
Calm is asynchronous first, real-time second.
Calm is more independence, less interdependence.
Calm is about sustainable practices that can run for the long-term.