Purest Form Of Generosity

purest form of generosity

Attention is the rarest and purest form of generosity. Andrew Weil I had a radical thought the other day. When I say radical I’m speaking about the thought being radical to me, though I’m sure there are a few people in the world that would also find it radical. Earlier this morning I sat comfortably…

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We Are Stronger When We Listen

stronger when we listen

We are stronger when we listen, and smarter when we share. Rania Al-Abdullah I think if I were to ask a large group of people about the subject of doing exercises to become a better listener, few would tell me they’d thought about it. But I think these same people would mostly agree with the…

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Weekly Snippets – 06-20-16

Meditation Benefits for CEOs

  How Mindfulness Benefits CEOs Relaxation and recreation are great outlets for any busy CEO. But as Emma Seppala, Ph.D. and Science Director of Stanford University’s Center for Compassion and Altruism, shares with us, meditation seems to benefit them more. Hence a growing interest within the C-Suite to use mediation as a foundation to cultivate…

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Building Connection With Dialogue

connecting with dialogue

    The first introduction to the Generative Dialogue Process is a bit like climbing aboard a bus for an excursion. The bus now named Dialogue is not any old bus mind you, but a gleaming bus with an aura of promise and adventure.    The promise is one of deeper connection with each of your team members. The adventure is…

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10 Unusual Places To Practice Mindfulness

places to practice mindfulness

Bring Your Focus Back To The Present Moment Incorporating the Dialogue Process successfully into your Team is a bit like adding jet fuel to a skateboard. Dialogue can open up previously unknown channels of knowledge,insight and communication that puts your team on the superhighway of innovative and creative success. Who you may ask has the…

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The 4 C’s of Generative Leadership

generative leadership

What is the true meaning of leadership? I guess it depends upon who you ask. Some may say that leadership is about authority. Others may define leadership as the capacity to have a vision and inspire others to support it. Many speak to leadership from the standpoint of direction and decision-making. And still others define…

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6 Tips For Increasing Workplace Focus

workplace focus

  Stop and Refocus – Increasing Workplace Focus. Simple, Right? If you were told that in 2015 a huge number of people took a survey (Global Corporate Challenge) and over ⅓ of the respondents reported feeling overly-stressed at work I’m willing to bet you’d think that number was low. I can see most people jumping…

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Each Moment Is Motion

each moment is motion

In the mid 1980’s I managed a catering – wholesale foods operation which gave me the opportunity to reinvent everything. I researched the competition from the Canadian border to NYC looking for trends and new thinking, I spent time wondering, pondering and brainstorming with abandon. Some of my mad stirring of the pot paid off,…

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