Normally, you wouldn't associated detox with Shanghai... Yet, that's what happened in my last training session with my class of consultants.
Until now (on KA802, a.k.a. The best timed flight from Shanghai to HK... Yet I digress), I still haven't quite figured it out. Part of it was our bosses "coming clean" and telling us what I've suspected all along: consulting is a tough business that's not cut out for everyone. Part of it was knowing that I wasn't alone. Part of it was the one day trip to a place that woulc cut me off from work entirely.
And then I listened to Queen's Under Pressure: Its a terror of knowing what this world is about. Watching some good friend screaming LET ME OUT.
How fitting. And I figured it out. I think.
Oh, by the way, the essentials of a detox session is quite simple. Food. Friends. Buddha. Here goes:
And of course this an interesting scene during our retreat in Hangzhou (not posed)... that's 2 people on Texas Holdem and 1 on Brick Breaker: