2010 resolution: Slow down for success – Postcard from Patricia Sellars

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As a professional and as a biker I know that after a peak one has to recover. Physically and mentally.  This post by Fortune editor at large Patricia Sellers reflects that spirit and attude.

Found at http://postcards.blogs.fortune.cnn.com/2010/01/04/2010-resolution-slow-down-for-success

I’ve never been big on New Year’s resolutions, but a year ago, 15 minutes before 2009, I resolved to friend–a Charlie Rose fan–at a party in D.C.: “I’m going to DVR Charlie Rose every night.”

Three weeks later, I found myself sitting next to the TV interviewer at a dinner in New York. I told Rose about my New Year’s resolution. “So, are you doing it?” he asked.

“Uh, no, I haven’t,” I answered, suddenly realizing that I’d been caught. After the dinner, I went home, set my DVR to “record this series,” and never looked back…except to watch Charlie Rose, recorded, and delete most of the shows as soon as he says “Welcome to the broadcast!” and reveals his guests.

To be continued at http://postcards.blogs.fortune.cnn.com/2010/01/04/2010-resolution-slow-down-for-success

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