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Achieving tranquility in a chaotic market
Peace can be found in the midst of turmoil. The Greeks have one particular word they use for tranquility- euthymia which the stoic philosopher Seneca defines as ‘believing in yourself and trusting that you are on the right path’. The challenge Seneca says is to avoid doubt by following the countless footpaths of those wandering in every direction. Walking in that state produces tranquility.
While watching the television show “The Shark Tank” I was struck by the hosts comment “you’re a grinder, aren’t you?”. A grinder is a business owner who makes growing their business a top priority and is willing to invest hard work, long hours and energy despite setbacks along the way…Continue reading