Feng Shui is an ancient Chinese system of aesthetics believed to use the laws of both Heaven (astronomy) and Earth (geography) to help one improve life by receiving positive qi. Qi is a life force that plays an essential role in Feng Shui.
A general Feng Shui principle, involves balancing powers in order to attain a balanced polarity as exemplified by the Yin and Yang symbol.
BlackBerry qi is comprised of the two lives you live on your device: your business life and your personal life. If you let either of these energies take over your device, your BlackBerry qi becomes unbalanced. When your BlackBerry energy is balanced, you can reach a state of enlightenment, also known as BlackBerry zen.
Yin energy is usually characterized as slow, soft, insubstantial, diffuse, cold, wet, and tranquil. BlackBerry Yin is the personal side of your BlackBerry energy and can be helped by the following Feng Shui techniques:
- A solid media player such as Flipside.
- Voice-to-text to save finger stress.
- LBS apps to better your social life.
Yang energy, by contrast, is characterized as hard, fast, solid, dry, focused, hot, and aggressive. BlackBerry Yang represents your work life. This is the side of your BlackBerry associated with efficiency and make the economy proud. BlackBerry Yang Feng Shui tips include:
- Tools suited to your job (CRM for sales, email alerts for PR etc).
- Prioritized email, calendar, voice and SMS alerts.
- Contact and email management apps.
Those who have attained BlackBerry enlightenment have reported getting promotions at work, more time for themselves and more enjoyment out of their leisure time. The technology available at your finger tips, when properly used, will affect all facets of your life.