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Daniel Pink: Distance Yourself from Your Problems!

Daniel Pink: Distance Yourself from Your Problems!
Daniel Pink quoted some experiments done at New York and Cornell Universities where students were asked to solve problems imagining themselves as the recipient of the solution or, alternatively, others. The results showed that the more distant the problem solver was from the recipient of the solution, the more innovative and quicker the problem was... Read more »

Four Intuitive Exercises that Increase Business Success

Four Intuitive Exercises that Increase Business Success
“I’ve been doing this for over 25 years,” Joe said. “I KNOW the product is just what these customers need and that they will be happy after I install it. But I can’t get them to believe that.” “I’m not sure what to do”, Joe mused as he reflected on his continuing sales slump. “Should... Read more »

Persistent Challenges are our Greatest Gifts?

Persistent Challenges are our Greatest Gifts?
My client, Jillian, brilliantly represents and coaches her clients so that they find themselves in venues that best fit their talents. They feel seen in the best light by audiences, and they are thrilled with her work. Who would imagine that Jillian secretly yearns for the limelight, herself, and is, at the same time, deathly... Read more »
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A Heartbeat Away from Home

A Heartbeat Away from Home
Dacy has been weaving and bobbing through the intense pressure of being a single mom and entrepreneur. Yet, on the outside, she remains remarkably steady. Asking how I could help after she sat down in my office, she was general, as if she wanted a me to give her a tune up and spark plug check.... Read more »

Conscious Business and Corporate Self-Interest

Conscious Business and Corporate Self-Interest
Join us tonight at the Conscious Business Network at Primitive from 6-8:30pm to explore the intersection of  intuititve intelligence and your work – and to receive mini-Readings that support your greater intuitive awareness! The number 11 is said to be about balance. We are entering a post 11-11-11 world, where  expressions such as Occupy Wall... Read more »

Crisis and Kindness

Carole said her name was Janeen. She was a single professional with Church ties, and always cheerful to people in the condo building – in contrast to most who look down at their shoes or their mail while passing each other. When she heard Carole’s parents were ailing, Janeen volunteered to accompany her on the... Read more »
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Conscious Capitalism

The Conscious Business Network is a place for colleagues to explore what is possible beyond even the best current ideas, and to connect to the next level of potential in relationship and work.  In We First, author Simon Mainwaring insists it is time for business to become the driver for transforming capitalism – by honoring purpose, values, mutual... Read more »

Using your Intuition to Get Unstuck

Jane told me she was so exhausted she could hardly keep her eyes open. “Why don’t you take a rest or go for a walk?” I asked. “Because I told myself that I would finish this chapter and stay on deadline!” “What’s important about getting the chapter done by your deadline?” I asked, even thought... Read more »

Questioning Both Sides of the Brain

Western thinkers are more likely to believe in logic and analytics as more reliable than intuition, so we may under utilize our intuitive intelligence. On the other hand, we are so unconscious of our use of intuition, we may be using it more than we think. For maximum effectiveness, try consciously employing both sides of your... Read more »
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Business and Enlightenment?

There is only one day left to log on live to the Enlightened Business Summit to listen to the most fascinating, intelligence, leading edge Business Leaders in the Marketplace. John Mackey, the CEO of Whole Foods opened the Summit, talking about conscious capitalism. I love to listen to a grocer talk about higher purpose, values, service-leadership, and creating a conscious culture for... Read more »