The art of concentration madridPresentation Transcript
Management Breakfast Concéntrate with Harriet Griffey Writer, journalist and performance coach, and a regular contributor to British newspapers and magazines Madrid, January 19th , 2011
What is concentration?
~ to direct or draw towards a common centre, purpose, or the like; focus, to focus one’s thoughts and attention ~
What does concentration look like?
"For this invention of yours will produce forgetfulness in the minds of those who learn it, by causing them to neglect their memory, inasmuch as, from their confidence in writing, they will recollect by the external aid of foreign symbols, and not by the internal use of their own faculties...”
Plato, 400 BC
What is the art of concentration?
The ‘art of concentration’ is to apply what we know of…