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[My Mindful Leaders Journey] The Tribal Leader

We covered building self-confidence as a hesitant leader, establishing positive habits to move beyond your reactive leader style, and to practice self-awareness as the first step as a creative leader. We now turn to the fourth stage of mindful leadership, the tribal...

What’s Your Blind Spot?

Did you know we all have a blind spot? In fact, we have two of them. The first is physical and the second mental. Let’s start with the physical blind spot. Physical Blind Spot There’s a point at the back of our eye where the optic nerve connects with the retina. This...

The ROI of Mindful Leadership

I've made the bold claim that leaders can 10x their impact using the power of mindfulness. This article is an attempt to discover if this is actually true. For almost 30 years I have been studying and practicing mindfulness, and I've personally experienced a massive...

Is This Your Moment?

At some point in our lives, we all have a moment. You know the one. That point in time when we realize that we are capable of achieving so much more. Mine was back in 1994 when I read my first professional development book. The book was “The 7 Habits of Highly...

There’s A Podcast!

There are two things that I love - great conversation and good coffee. That’s why I’m really excited to announce a podcast that brings together both of these … I love great conversation … There’s nothing more satisfying than a great conversation. You know … those...

The 5 Levels of Mindful Leadership

This week I will be exploring the most common questions that I receive about Mindful Leadership. Let’s dive in. Q: What Is Mindfulness? At the most basic level, mindfulness is training for the brain. I view it as a collection of tools and techniques that enable you to...

10 Signs That You Might Be A Reactive Leader

I’m sure you can think of someone in your workplace that would fall into the category of a Reactive Leader. Perhaps it’s Susan in Accounting with her negative attitude. Peter from Marketing that is so results driven that he is oblivious to the wake of destruction (in...

The 80/20 Principle

I don’t know about you, but I love it when I come across a handy yet straightforward thinking tool (aka mental model) that applies across a broad spectrum of situations. The 80/20 Principle falls into this category. What is the 80/20 Principle? “The 80/20 Principle...

Can You Measure Leadership?

"Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is the power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our freedom.” - Victor E. Frankl This is one of my favourite quotes of all time. I didn’t know at the time, but the meaning behind...

The Mindful Leaders Toolkit

7 Mindful Leadership tools and tactics to help you remove stress, anxiety, and overwhelm, and will empower you to build self-confidence, achieve results, and expand influence (all in just 15 minutes a day)

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