Category business change

The Mindful Manager Update 1: Life is short

We live in a world in which many people think that their anger, their point of view, their beliefs, their “me” is somehow very important. In fact, they are so important that what they think, their emotional reactions, and their “me” is the Center of the Universe. From the Mindful Manager BUSINESS is a GAME. […]

Coach’s Tip: Where has trust gone?

Data is everywhere.  Information is sorely lacking.  Managers and workers are overwhelmed by meaningless data.  Work data, personal data, news data, social media data, and life’s endless stream of data. Humankind is creating far more information than anyone can sort, categorize, and put to use.  What is clear is that to operate effectively through these data […]

Coach’s Tip: Perspective

Change requires a conscious decision to focus, keep perspective, and to take responsibility for maintaining a positive feeling and outlook, regardless of the situation. Richard Corriere Corriere’s ideas on bringing the idea of Psychological Fitness are found in his three books:  Life Zones Life Zones,  Psychological Fitness  Psychological Fitness,  and Going Sane Going Sane.  Each […]

The Mindful Manager Update 86: Business Energy

Business requires ENERGY. Companies LOSE without ENERGY. Companies have more than enough ENERGY to WIN. Companies WASTE the energy THEY HAVE. To STOP wasting ENERGY identify how your company WASTES it. The Mindful Manager offers simple tools and strategies for today’s manager. See Kindle Book, The Mindful Manager See my other works: Life Zones,  Psychological […]

The Mindful Manager Update 92: Companies Get Sick

PERFORMANCE EXCELLENCE is HEALTHY. Employees NOT performing with EXCELLENCE are CONTAGIOUS. Mindful Managers cure the company of sickness QUICKLY. Mindful Managers keep the company healthy with PERFORMANCE EXCELLENCE. The Mindful Manager offers simple tools and strategies for today’s manager. See Kindle Book, The Mindful Manager See my other works: Life Zones,  Psychological Fitness,  and Going […]

The Mindful Manager Update 82: Rules and Hints

The game is continuous. The rules change Continuously. There is NO end zone, goal post or net. There is NO score. There is WINNING and LOSING. WINNING emerges in the MINDFUL MOMENT. POWER is the ability to work toward the MINDFUL MOMENT. The Mindful Manager offers simple tools and strategies for today’s manager. See Kindle […]

The Mindful Manager Update 76: Losers

They ARE LOSERS. LOSERS React. The BIGGER the reaction the GREATER the LOSS of TIME. The ARROW OF TIME is ALWAYS moving FORWARD.   The Mindful Manager offers simple tools and strategies for today’s manager. See Kindle Book, The Mindful Manager See my other works: Life Zones,  Psychological Fitness,  and Going Sane.   

The Mindful Manager Update 71: Coaching

Mindful Managers coach THEMSELVES. Coaching FOCUSES on TIME. Coaching NOTICES when a player DRIFTS. The Mindful Manager offers simple tools and strategies for today’s manager. See Kindle Book, The Mindful Manager See my other works: Life Zones,  Psychological Fitness,  and Going Sane.   

The Mindful Manager Update 65: How to create time

Develop FAITH. Be GRATEFUL. Be KIND. Be FUN. FORGIVE. WORK HARD. STAY FOCUSED. LEARN TO PRAY. REJOICE in the MAGNIFICENCE of EXISTENCE. KNOW your TIME is SHORT. The Mindful Manager Update 58:   Faith Develop FAITH. FAITH is NOT the same as BELIEFS. BELIEFS are about what you THINK and KNOW. FAITH is about what you […]

The Mindful Manager Update 58: Feeback

All feedback has delays. Think thermostat. Give FEEDBACK time to WORK. Repeat FEEDBACK often. Feedback identifies WHAT limits SUCCESS.   The Mindful Manager offers simple tools and strategies for today’s manager. See Kindle Book, The Mindful Manager See my other works: Life Zones,  Psychological Fitness,  and Going Sane.