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Posted February 13, 2018
In praise of eating SLOW

Eating more slowly not only means enjoying food more. It can also trim your waistline.

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Posted February 02, 2018
In praise of slow running (and scientific research)

Why it pays to run (and research) at the right speed.

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Posted January 26, 2018
Thinking, Deep and Slow

Slowing down is the first step to deep reflection. And deep reflection is the key to living (and working) better

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Posted January 25, 2018
Time for the Slow Fix

One reason mankind finds itself in such a pickle: In a complex world crying out for long-term thinking, the human brain remains geared for instant gratification and quick fixes.

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Posted January 25, 2018
The rise of Slow News

In an era of “fake news” we need “slow news” more than ever.

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Posted January 24, 2018
SLOW RETREAT

Wow! Just seen the mouthwatering menus for my Slow Retreat in Cornwall on March 2nd to 4th. Book fast (see what I did there?) because only a few spots left.

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Posted January 22, 2018
Go Slow – in a good way

The power, joy and wisdom of leaving behind the cult of busyness.

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Posted January 20, 2018
Smart Reading

Why speed reading is not really reading

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Posted January 11, 2018
The Power of Monotasking

Multitasking does NOT work. Even for the so-called digital natives. The human brain is built for concentrating on one thing at a time.

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Posted December 07, 2017
Slow and Tech?

Carl in conversation with Dennis Crowley, the founder of Foursquare, chatting about Tech, Slow and a whole lot more….

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Posted December 05, 2017
Slow Fashion

Slow Fashion is a thing. And it’s growing fast.

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Posted November 16, 2017
Slow Art

One way to slow down with art is to visit a tiny museum or gallery

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Posted November 12, 2017
Join Carl on his 1st Retreat

Carl will be leading a Slow Retreat at the glorious Hotel Tresanton in Cornwall, England on March 2-4, 2018.

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Posted November 03, 2017
Join me on the Slow Retreat!

Next March I’ll be leading a Slow Retreat – think foraging, cooking, sketching and more – at the glorious Hotel Tresanton in Cornwall

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Posted October 17, 2017
Slow Eating

Why eating slowly pays all kinds of dividends.

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Posted October 15, 2017
Slow Interview

Hear me chat on the Spirit Pig podcast about the wisdom, power and joy of slowing down in a fast world.

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Posted October 15, 2017
Slow Tips for Work and Beyond

Why the best way to thrive in a fast world is to slow down.

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Posted October 13, 2017
Slow Pic Winner

The fine people at Inntravel asked me to judge their Slow Moments photography competition. Here is what happened next….

 

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Posted October 08, 2017
Slow Sales

Why the best way to boost sales in a fast world is to slow down.

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Posted September 14, 2017
In Praise of Slow-Starting Relationships

 

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Posted September 11, 2017
Speaking in London

I will take part in a panel discussion on Wednesday, September 13th at 6pm in London. Theme: how technology is affecting our mental health. Free tickets here.

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Posted September 05, 2017
Slow Education

Why children shouldn’t start school too early.

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Posted September 04, 2017
Slow Thought for the Day

Speed is often an instrument of denial. Leading a life of constant busyness, distraction. rushing and stimulation saves us from having to grapple with the big questions, such as: Who am I? What is real my purpose here?

In other words, speed becomes a way to avoid confronting ourselves.

No wonder boredom has become a cardinal sin in the 21st century. Because when you take away all that dashing around, the only thing left is you….

Nietzsche agreed: “He who fortifies himself completely against boredom fortifies himself against himself too.”

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Posted August 31, 2017
Slow Radio

The BBC is taking Slow Radio to the next level. In a good way.

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Posted June 26, 2017
The Lost Art of Patience

Why slowing down is good for us?