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Friday, November 29 2013

As the holiday season approaches, Janice Marturano asks us to consider the treasures in our lives and offers a short practice for reflecting on those treasures. 

"We can only be said to be alive in those moments when our hearts are conscious of our treasures." - Thornton Wilder

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posted by Janice Marturano, 12:24 pm
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Wednesday, October 2 2013

Janice Marturano takes us through a short mindfulness practice to help shake off autopilot and get down to work. 

All too often, we as leaders lose our way.

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posted by Janice Marturano, 3:16 pm
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Friday, February 15 2013

Janice Marturano suggests ways to practice mindfulness that won't add to your already over-packed schedule. 

Mindfulness training is about your life. It isn't about the time you meditate on a cushion or chair. It is about learning to be awake for each moment of your life.

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posted by Janice Marturano, 10:29 am
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Monday, August 27 2012

A few days ago, I was reading an interview with James Hackett, the CEO of Steelcase. When he was asked about his most memorable leadership lessons, he spoke of the importance of becoming a leader who was not "prepackaged." In the course of his work, he met many CEOs and he noticed that the ones who were truly impactful—truly leaders in every sense of the word—were those who were not "prepackaged." The great leaders were those who exhibited a "sense of peace, this self-awareness that says, ‘I understand who I am.’"

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posted by Janice Marturano, 9:03 am
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Friday, June 15 2012

Did you know that Minnesota has one of the highest concentrations of eagles in the country? A couple of years ago, I had a chance to visit the National Eagle Center, just south of Red Wing.

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posted by Janice Marturano, 10:30 am
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