Well you’ve heard from the boys over the last few weeks, their musings, learnings and bad coffee issues… now its my turn. I hope I don’t disappoint.
Don’t Stay Seated too Long
I’ve never been very good at sitting down, even at school I was terrible at it, concentrating on a task that would bore me was and still is like torture. The other weekend I endured around 10/12 hours of studying for a sailing course (more on that later), which meant that I was stationary and glued to the computer screen.
Now I know what you’re all about to say - “stop moaning, we do it every day”, and I completely get that, I would say in return you’re used to it, however I have a point to this… bear with me!
Despite my eyes turning square, and having to ignore some great rugby matches on tv to read about legislation, rules and regulations in the Maritime world, I found that sitting for prolonged periods was tortuous.
Again - I hear those exclaimations and rolling of eyes, “we know this!”, but for someone not used to this having pretty much always been on my feet throughout my working life, it was shocking.
So, what are my takeaways? Whats the point of this anecdote you’re wondering?
Well… here are a few: