Tagged: mindfulness in business

I am still catching up from my summer getaways to Boone, NC and the Vermont Kingdom.

I really enjoyed my open water swim trip to the pristine, expansive Vermont lakes near the Canadian border. I logged just seven miles over three days, but it was enough to cleanse some of the COVID cobwebs.

You may recall that our last issue outlined the behind-the-scenes happenings at EnergizeGrowth®. Since that time, we created a new Live Stream series and events page and it’s full of great advice and content for these pandemic times.

A few days ago, I shared Part 1 of my interview with Anna Patrick, a public relations professional and author of the popular blog, Meditations In Wonderland. (Missed Part 1? You can read it here.) The second and final part of our Q&A is now live.
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In Part 2, the subject is incorporating mindfulness into your workplace/career path.

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Last month, I had the chance to connect with a remarkable young writer and public relations professional named Anna Patrick at the Soundview Author Summit. Through her blog, Meditations In Wonderland, Anna shares insights on mindfulness with more than 20,000 readers. (“Meditations In Wonderland” is also the name of her upcoming novel.)

Anna and I discussed my new book, The Mindful Marketer, and how mindfulness/meditation practices can be applied to one’s career path….

It takes a leap of faith to unplug. Several senior marketing leaders and CEOs whom I have met think of their lives as an “either/or” proposition where they are either relaxed and unplugged, OR overworked and hyper-connected. Today,  I believe it’s about living a “both/and” life. We are human beings, not human doings.
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I just attended the Washington Women’s Leadership Initiative conference, and spent some time discussing this topic with HuffingtonPost CEO and best selling author, Arianna Huffington.

How will you design your new year? Will you approach it mindfully or mindlessly?

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In 2011, I attended a six day silent meditation retreat, where I had plenty of time to examine my emotional state and recharge my batteries. Over those six days, I never used technology except to read and set my alarm….

Insight from the Wisdom 2.0 conference’s notable thinkers, including Arianna Huffington, LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner, and more.