We all have problems, some of them very serious. Rejection, failure, mortality. They create anxiety. And an entire industry of climbers and has-beens gets paid richly to give us advice. That’s why I found this tidbit from Craig Newmark (of Craigslist) so refreshing:
Q: What methods have you found effective to reduce stress in your work environment?
Newmark: Aside from taking a deep breath, haven’t found any.