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6 Ways Being Mindful Can Make You a Better Leader

6 Ways Being Mindful Can Make You a Better Leader | Mindful | Scoop.it
Behind the latest buzzword are practical keys to help you gain clarity and control. These 6 simple tips can help you bring mindfulness to your business.
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Practicing Mindful Leadership

Practicing Mindful Leadership | Mindful | Scoop.it
Mindfulness is being taught and practiced in a growing number of organizations worldwide in the effort to improve personal and professional effectiveness and overall organizational productivity.


"Some of these qualities can be referred to as "states of being." Consider, for example, the states of being relaxed, alert, curious, close minded, open minded, negative, positive, or self-confident. These states of being are attained by having experiences and by discussing the experiences of others who have attained them."

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Little by little businesses and schools are swinging over to the mindfulness side of the equation and seeing the benefits in all areas of their organizations.


Mindfulness is not just about stress reduction, though it certainly has a huge role in helping people move into a more relaxed way of life. Mindfulness help users focus and get more done in all aspects of their work and home lives, it certainly has been shown to be one of the most cost effective offerings a company or school can offer.

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How Meditation Can Make You A Better Leader

How Meditation Can Make You A Better Leader | Mindful | Scoop.it
VideoBusiness schools have a role to play in creating self-aware leaders, not just technically competent managers By Randel S. Carlock, Berghmans Lhoist Chaired Professor in Entrepreneurial Leadership at INSEAD When I was a CEO, I learned what it was to be a decision-maker, never able to switch off, always on the [...]
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When we move beyond the noise of everyday living we're sure to find a new and undiscovered stream of creativity and innovation waiting for us. Business can find tremendous benefits from having its leaders explore a mindfulness practice.

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Business Finds Mindfulness Engaging

It wasn't too long ago that leadership was thought to be best personified by dogma and not listening to others. The old view of leadership was that of a solitary figure wrestling with decisions alone, barely acknowledging employees or advisers.
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If Mindfulness has yet reached a tipping point in the west it's very close. More and more business schools are adding courses on intergrating mindfulness through business practices. You'll also find articles published daily in sources such at Fast Company, Forbes and WSJ extolling the virtues of including the practice in your business..

 

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