I spent the last few years trying to learn and understand this life experiment called, Embrace the Chaos, where I am learning how to move forward. Although you can never be certain of anything, I have attempted to write down some core beliefs and ways I am learning to deal with uncertainty in life and coping with uncertainty that allows me to live happier and more fulfilled. Below is a summary of a “Manifesto” that I have developed based on my own personal experience. I hope you find it useful.
Embrace the Chaos Manifesto
First, how do I define Chaos?
I define chaos as the uncertainty and unpredictability of life we are living in today. From uncertainty in the economy, uncertainty in the workplace, uncertainty in our kid’s education and uncertainty in relationships, we see and hear about uncertainty everywhere! We don’t know how to deal with uncertainty and unpredictability of events in our job, career, relationship, business or life. This nagging feeling of not knowing what bad event is coming next causes us much anxiety, stress and tension. It feels like we’re walking on egg shells all the time.
In a nutshell, I believe there are 4 forces of chaos in our lives: [Read more…]