Are you having some communications glitches?
Computers and electronic gadgets being funky?
People not showing up for appointment; having major calendar snafus?
Yup, is Mercury retrograde again this time of year.
I have had everything happen from major project miscommunications (completely not understanding timing, deliverables, and things getting downright crazy) to simple things like my phone speakers not working. Just last Thursday at the Women’s Entrepreneur event at the Ketchum Innovation Center, the projector screen started acting weird and we had to unplug it. (Luckily I was happy to talk with out my slides.
If you are experiencing these kinds of annoying things happening, know that Mercury Retrograde lasts until May 3rd. So what should you do?
Here are two resources that I found super helpful.
General description of what the heck is happening. This article is a great explanation of the planetary influences and how they affect us. Know what we are experiencing, and it might help you to act in a more informed way. My takeaway? Don’t be rash, take your time, and be SUPER careful about communications.
Lessons from Lakshmi. This article was sent to me by one of my lovely coaches. My big takeaway is that when we are in the “messy middle”, often the best thing we can do is to just be grateful for what is.
Slow down. Be grateful. That’s my recipe for surviving Mercury Retrograde. What’s yours?