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Is the internet merely a wicked temptation for employees?

Great article in Sunday’s NYT Magazine by Peggy Orenstein about the lures of the internet.  Comparing herself to Ulysses lashing himself to his ship’s mast to avoid succumbing to the Siren’s song, she looks for ways to free herself from the internet.   Her thesis: knowledge and information are two different things. “The trap is more of [...]

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Mindfulness in work

Very interesting article here on practicing mindfulness in medicine.    The concept of being mindful – being present in the moment purposefully and without judgment – has obvious implications for all of us who are bombarded by voicemails, emails, etc., etc. As one of the surgeons quoted in the article put it, “Time in the operating room [...]

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