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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 84: Energy

Playing requires ENERGY. You LOSE without ENERGY. You have more than enough ENERGY to WIN. You WASTE the energy YOU HAVE. To STOP wasting ENERGY identify how you WASTE 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 Fitness,  […]

The Mindful Manager Update 80: Important

Lose contact with the ARROW OF TIME and you feel IMPORTANT. SURPRISE. 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 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 69: Keep Playing

Keep playing regardless of what happens. If you stop, you STOPPED. PLAYING wins THE GAME. 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 68: Play the Point

PLAY the GAME by PLAYING the POINT. To PLAY the point FOCUS on INNER and OUTER simultaneously. FOCUS is a MUSCLE. Develop FOCUS. FOCUS or DRIFT. When you DRIFT you are NOT in THE GAME.   The Mindful Manager offers simple tools and strategies for today’s manager. See Kindle Book, The Mindful Manager See my […]