How values influence organisational change

How values influence organisational change

What are your organisational values? Can you list them immediately, or do you have to pause and think for a minute?  If you’re like most of the leaders I’ve worked with, it takes a while to remember your stated values.  And if you can’t remember them off the top of...
Is your expertise preventing mindful leadership?

Is your expertise preventing mindful leadership?

A professor of Buddhism once visited a Japanese Zen master. After listening to the professor’s impressive level of intellectual knowledge of Zen, the master served tea. When his visitor’s cup was full, the master kept pouring. Tea spilled out of the cup and over the...
How conscious is your organisational culture?

How conscious is your organisational culture?

Mindfulness teaches us the principle of “right livelihood,” meaning the commitment to a vocation that is not harmful to humans or nature and which contributes to the wellbeing of all beings on earth. Right livelihood can be difficult to implement in organisational...