Posts on how to handle stress and anxiety
The world today is so fast paced that it seems to leave little room for us to slow down, relax and be calm. Even when we go on holiday we take the office and work with us in our minds, thinking about the next board meeting, a dissatisfied client or a where the next deal will come from.
We think we are relaxed and calm, but there are many unseen pressures, concerns, worries and thoughts going on deep within our minds. If we don’t consciously and deliberately take time out to calm ourselves and quieten the inner noise, stress will build up and eventually affect the quality of our lives and how we deal with people around us.
It doesn’t have to be like that. The introduction to meditation will help us learn slow down and become still. It enables our mind to become focused and calm, allowing us to be able to cope with all the daily pressures of a hectic life. Continue reading
Every person experiences stress, it doesn’t matter how fit, strong, or courageous you think you are you will at some time in your life experience a stressful situation.
There are optimal levels of stress that actually help people to achieve their desired outcome and get the best results they are looking for.
However, there are times when the optimal level of stress goes beyond what is optimal and no longer assists us in achieving our goals. In order to live a healthy balanced life, it is very important to learn how to manage stress and control anxiety before it overwhelms you and controls you. Continue reading