To live the lives we truly want and deserve, and not just the lives we settle for, we need a ‘third metric’ of success that goes beyond money and power to include well-being, wisdom, wonder, and giving. That’s the secret to creativity – creating a life in which you’re able to hear it, access it, and use it.
Performance will actually improve if you can commit to not only working hard, but also unplugging, recharging and renewing yourself.” That would have saved me a lot of unnecessary stress, burnout and exhaustion.
What do you like to do when you are not working?
Visit my daughters, read, meditate, and sleep! I also love to walk. I live in Manhattan and I walk all the time, both to get from place to place and to catch up with friends instead of having breakfast or lunch meetings.
－－－－－Founder of The Huffington Post Arianna Huffington