Mary Barra has just been announced as the next CEO of General Motors. She will be the first female CEO in the global automotive industry. Mary started by interning for GM in the 80’s at 18 whilst still a student. After graduating from a degree in electrical engineering she returned to the…
A kiss under the mistletoe. You know, mistletoe can be deadly if you eat it. But a kiss can be even deadlier… if you mean it.
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Cyber-psychologist Berni Goode talking about Flow on Charlie Brooker’s How Videogames Changed the World.
Flow is extremely important. So, so important.
It’s what keeps some people sane. It’s what drives the world’s most skilled and accomplished athletes, the most intense gamers, the hardcore hobbyists, even many of the most talented artists, musicians and actors - flow is what you get when unstoppable drive meets an unflinching will and unlimited dedication.
Flow is being utterly, truly “in the zone”. And it’s one of the most amazing feelings there is.
This is why finding a sport, or a hobby, or a martial art, or a handicraft, or a new video game, or any skill-based activity that uses focus and requires practice and repetition is so beneficial for things like depression and anxiety and overall mental/physical well-being.
…this is something I’ve been cultivating within my life without understanding what it is or how it works.
i feel this way when i play candy crush
Me when I ink….