Do you find yourself rushing to do something?
You tell yourself (and others) that you don’t have time to do everything.
Or maybe, you push yourself beyond your limits… working at 110% weekly.
It may be time to press the “pause button” to get it.
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I was talking to someone recently, who was revealing to me his ability to hold a job. He was far behind and the new job was accumulating much faster than he could reach.
I suggested that she take a break to check on her condition.
He replied, “Take a break? I don’t have time for that! “
“Sometimes you just have to stop for a moment to move on.” (Tweet and Quote)
Ironically, a few weeks later he called me and told me he was sick and tired and had to take a week off from work.
If you do not press the pause button, sometimes life will press you down.
Standing to move forward
It may seem like an argument, but sometimes you need to stop in order to move on.
Pausing to ask yourself what this thing is, how it is, and why you are doing things can be what you need to be able to keep moving forward.
In some cases, you may need a break to refresh and prevent burnout. If that happens, you will spend more time finding it and instead taking a break from the beginning.
Here Are 10 Times You Need To Press The Rest Of Life:
When You Are Back – You may need to apply the brakes so that you can move forward again. If you are constantly working on yesterday’s work, you will never be giving the attention you need today. Take a break and meet.
When You Submit Your Less – When the quality of your work is smooth it is time to stop and explore the reason. Usually, you know. Pause and restore your performance to your levels.
When You Need More Time – Stop, when I just don’t have enough time? Urgency. Pause. Stop and go back. If you have 9 appointments today, you will probably need to pause and analyze. You will thank yourself for slowing down and counting.
When You Find Yourself Doing What You Should Not Be – If you find yourself working in a vacuum and not getting to your most important job, you need to stop and prioritize. Or maybe, your behavior is self-destructive. (See # 5)
When You Need a Vacation – No one can work beyond their limits for long periods of time. You will burn yourself if you do not rest and recover. Do not let health or morals be your fault.
When You Run – There’s a lot of truth in the old adage, “Speed makes garbage.” If you go so fast that you make mistakes, you will create more work. Or as one of my favorite writers Jeffrey Mayer said, “If you don’t have time to do well for the first time, when will you have time to do that?”
If Not Ready – This should not be used for inactivity or procrastination. However, if you know you are not ready, take a break to prepare for your day.
When You Need to Make an Important Decision – When you need to make an important decision in life, pause and choose carefully. It’s better to take a break and make your own decision than to let life do it for you.
When You Are Under Weather – You can only push yourself until now. If you don’t take a break, life will find a way to make you take another one. Also, respect others and don’t let your illness work.
Enjoying Life and Time With Others – You can’t rush to have fun. And you can’t force quality time with your loved ones. You should pause and enjoy the time together. Set aside some time to spend with your family.
Take breaks before necessary
If you find yourself constantly glancing over your shoulder, take a break.
It can be time to catch up, or check out your actions.
Life happens. Everyone needs a break from time to time.
So, press the break today and get back in line.