Do you know the feeling? That you are always busy? That you never have time for the things that are really important to you, that you can’t find the time to do the things you love doing?

Well, you are not the only one. Many amongst us have the feeling of being busy all the time. And of course PhD students are no exception, or rather, I don’t know of any PhD student who isn’t busy.

Is that what you want though, always being busy? How does that make you feel? How to make sure you won’t be so busy anymore? Tony Crabbe – a business psychologist – wrote the book ‘Busy’.

Why am I always so busy

I haven’t read it yet but came across this TEDTalk of him.


If the link doesn’t work, click here.

What are you going to do to make sure you won’t be so busy anymore? On what values are your choices based? Take some time to consider this, I guarantee you that you will gain a lot.


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