James Gimian uses the Sun Tzu—The Art of War—to uncover wisdom already inherent within ourselves. He shares a real life application for these found wisdoms.
Mindfulness helps leaders see, hear, and think with more clarity, says Janice Marturano.
Last August, Harvard Business School Professor, Bill George and, Buddhist teacher, Yongey Mingur Rinpoche teamed up to run a two-day retreat on "Mindful Leadership." Here, George shares with us his thoughts on the outcome of this unique pairing.
In difficult times it takes effort to stay grounded in the present, but it is only there, says Margaret Wheatley, that we will find a place unclouded by hope and fear.
Heading to newsstands: The June 2015 issue of Mindful magazine. Check out the online extras on Mindful.org.
Here's a selection:
Elisha Goldstein shares a mindfulness practice for embracing others when they've hurt us.
Ed Halliwell: Meditation for anxiety.
Cheryl Fraser: Fight or flight: Why do we argue before we say goodbye?
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This simple act has the
power to change everything.
Rushing around? Change the pace: Tune in. Grab a glass of water, or just sit still. Think of three things you enjoy about being still for a moment.
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Dim the lights an hour before bedtime. Engage in relaxing activities outside of the bedroom. Pass the time quietly.
Take 3 mindful breaths. Choose your focal point: notice the breath enter and exit through the nose, chest, or stomach.
Anxious? Take a few long, deep breaths. On your next task, move slowly. Speed only hides panic.
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