The Business And Personal Use Of The Serenity Prayer

It’s not just for AA attendees any longer

Dominic DiFrancesco
5 min readAug 12, 2022
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Alcoholics Anonymous offers up the Serenity Prayer as one of their cornerstones to achieving sobriety, but it also can be applied to many other challenges in life.

Serenity Prayer:

God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, The courage to change the things I can, And the wisdom to know the difference.

I have personally been applying this to my current situation at my place of employment.

So what’s going on?

As mentioned in a previous article, the company I work for had been purchased by a much larger Canadian company. We are their first U.S. purchase and as such, they have a great deal to learn about the U.S. business market.

On the other hand, we were a company of approximately 25 employees and now are part of a company with many hundreds of employees. We all have new bosses, new processes to adopt, and new ways of thinking to contend…



Dominic DiFrancesco

I’m a life-long writer & tech nerd. I love blogging, writing poetry, and short stories. My website