In our ever distracting world overloaded with information, there has been an increasing interest in minimalism – “less is more” and Marie Kondo’s house clearing.
People have become exhausted with the availability of things, consumer products, life choices, and demands. It is never-ending, and it is no surprise that many people are turning to simpler ways of living.
Essentialism has some similarities with minimalism, but these two concepts are very different.
What Is Essentialism?
In 2014, Greg McKeown published the best selling book: Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less, and he has been teaching individuals, corporations and world leaders about the art of essentialism ever since.
Greg defines essentialism as:
Less but better.
Essentialism is a way of life that helps you navigate a distracting world by focusing on things that are important to you. Essentialism is not…