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What role does spirituality play in leadership? It makes the leader whole and fill the hole in the whole of the organization
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How The Enlightenment Separated Humanity From Nature

Every intellectual movement casts its shadow — the Enlightenment is no exception. Beginning with early scientific thinkers like Francis Bacon and Rene Descartes, the study of observable nature was…
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If we see and undertand everything and everyone as a resource and asset, we are separated from living in the world and in relationships.
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All You Need To Know About Stoicism In One Table – Personal Growth – Medium

In a very personal TED talk, Tim Ferriss shares the story of his almost-suicide. Struggling with depression more than the average person, he says he’s spent a great deal of his life finding ways to…
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There is more than one table. The key is to live in the present and to understand what we each control in each moment.
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9 Mind-Expanding Books of Philosophy That Are Actually Readable (A Guide to Practical Philosophy)

9 Mind-Expanding Books of Philosophy That Are Actually Readable (A Guide to Practical Philosophy) | Leadership and Spirituality | Scoop.it
Very few people wake up and think “I need philosophy.” This is perfectly understandable. But of course, everyone has their own problems and are dealing with the difficulties of life in some way or…
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A Stoic Guide To Navigating The Modern Workplace –

The image of the Zen philosopher is the monk up in the green, quiet hills, or in a beautiful temple on some rocky cliff. The Stoic, on the other hand, is the antithesis of this idea. The Stoic is the…
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Zen and Stoicism do overlap in the mindful way they approach the world.

When I read the article, I was struck by how it might inform my teaching.
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These Four Thinkers Will Change Your Life – The Mission – Medium

These Four Thinkers Will Change Your Life – The Mission – Medium | Leadership and Spirituality | Scoop.it
An entry point into her discoveries might be that she taught how to explore, understand, and study your personal history as a child. This has always been an area where we’re told to not look, as it…
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The four thinkers are Alice Miller about anger and agression, Joseph Campbell about solitude, Carl Jung about meaningfulness, and Jordan Peterson on how to turn the first three's work into practical steps.
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5 Hidden Gems From Ancient Philosophy That Will Immediately Improve Your Emotions

5 Hidden Gems From Ancient Philosophy That Will Immediately Improve Your Emotions | Leadership and Spirituality | Scoop.it
Very few ancient philosophies can be traced back to an entrepreneur, but one can: Stoicism. Around 304 BC, a merchant named Zeno was shipwrecked on a trading voyage. He lost nearly everything. Making…
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Stoicism, particularly the philosophy of Epictetus and Seneca, are making a rival. Like to mysticism, Taoism, and Buddhism, it is about being present and mindful.
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