I am now back in our local tiny island after spending a week away from the hustle and bustle of repeated weekly task. Even though the trip was still somewhat related to work and I still had to engage most of the time during the day attending meetings and discussions, and spending time responding emails during the night, I feel much refreshed coming back to work, perhaps there are learning takeaways that I get during the trip which I can utilize.

During the past week, I also had the chance to dispose my addiction towards digital distraction away from the normal routine. Technology is so pervasive and everywhere in our lives that it can be difficult to put down your laptop or stop responding to the text messages in your phone once you get into the rhythm. I am glad I was able to do so during the trip…