Why More And More Entrepreneurs Attend Meditation Retreats

What I learned from spending seven days in silence and interviewing 15 founders who did the same

Feliks Eyser
Jun 17, 2019 · 8 min read
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Illustrations by Ariane Frida Sofie

What happens in the jungle

The benefits of meditation retreats for entrepreneurs

Calm your mind down to see clearly and reflect

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The meditation hall. Illustrations by Ariane Frida Sofie

Improve relationships through ‘non-judgment.’

Separate emotion from the reaction to deal with highs and lows better

Train your concentration, willpower, and patience

Relax and recharge

Your laboratory

“The purpose of meditation isn’t merely to reduce stress or to make you feel better in the moment — it’s to make fundamental discoveries in the laboratory of your own mind.”

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Thanks to Tobias Günther

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Tech founder & investor from 🇩🇪. Sharing experiences for first-time founders💡🛠🚀

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