Coaching & Advies Pascalle Laban

inspiratie

Druk, druk, druk, totdat we ons kapot hebben gewerkt

Geen tijd om te plassen, de administratie is torenhoog en we vullen de gaten in van anderen die uitvallen. Om uiteindelijk ook uitgeschakeld te worden.
Volgens neuropsycholoog Margriet Sitskoorn leiden al het multi-tasken en de stress tot angstaanjagende gevolgen voor ons brein. Door het snelle schakelen en overbelasten sterven hersencellen af. Sitskoorn, zelf een drukbezette wetenschapper, weet haar eigen werkdruk in toom te houden met strikte leefregels. Hoe kun je nu weer de regie pakken, gezonde grenzen stellen en het nog leefbaar houden voor jezelf. Laat me met je mee kijken hoe jij weer jezelf kunt worden als je overbelasting bij jezelf bemerkt.

Good Luck Bad Luck!

There is a Chinese story of a farmer who used an old horse to till his fields. One day, the horse escaped into the hills and when the farmer’s neighbors sympathized with the old man over his bad luck, the farmer replied, “Bad luck? Good luck? Who knows?” A week later, the horse returned with a herd of horses from the hills and this time the neighbors congratulated the farmer on his good luck. His reply was, “Good luck? Bad luck? Who knows?”

Then, when the farmer’s son was attempting to tame one of the wild horses, he fell off its back and broke his leg. Everyone thought this very bad luck. Not the farmer, whose only reaction was, “Bad luck? Good luck? Who knows?”

Some weeks later, the army marched into the village and conscripted every able-bodied youth they found there. When they saw the farmer’s son with his broken leg, they let him off. Now was that good luck or bad luck?

Who knows?
Everything that seems on the surface to be an evil may be a good in disguise. And everything that seems good on the surface may really be an evil. So we are wise when we leave it to God to decide what is good fortune and what misfortune, and thank him that all things turn out for good with those who love him.