Category mindful manager

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 […]

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 77: Self-Defeat

The Mindful Manager Update 69: Self-Defeat You win THE GAME by not DEFEATING yourself. The less seriously you take yourself the more you win. Winning transforms you. No one can teach you to play. Defeat is a familiar feeling. Winning is an UNFAMILIAR feeling. GET USED TO IT. The Mindful Manager offers simple tools and […]

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 75: Speed

Mindful Managers make decisions QUICKLY. Speed Is DRIVEN by STRATEGY. There is NO right STRATEGY. There is only CONTINUOUSLY improving STRATEGY. STRATEGY is rooted in TIME. There are NO right DECISIONS. There are only CONTINUOUSLY improving DECISIONS.   The Mindful Manager offers simple tools and strategies for today’s manager. See Kindle Book, The Mindful Manager […]

The Mindful Manager Update 74: Winning teams

Teams WIN because other teams run out of TIME. 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.