Can you remember what was on your mind last year? Or the year before? Or ten years ago? Can you see the value of knowing what was on your mind in the past?
I do. I love and live the value of the review. I go back in time as often as it helps me.
I’ve become a huge fan of reviewing my day as a way of managing the meaning I have. I hate the idea that I’m sailing through my life without introspection or considering what I used to find important and have no awareness of now.
Reviewing the previous day is how I stay on track day by day. You can see what that’s like in my TEDx Talk here.
But I accidentally stumbled into what I was thinking about and focusing on 10 years ago. I seldom look back that far but it was an