Align Leadership - Simple Mindfulness Practices

Executive Mindfulness: What Do We Have To Lose?

By: Christine Watkins When one thinks of mindfulness, the image that typically appears is that of a tie dye clad person with long dread locks sitting on a meditation cushion as the aroma of incense permeates the room.  However, meditation and mindfulness are not one in the same…nor are they completely different.  Understanding the basics of some simple mindfulness practices …

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The Perfect Way to Introduce Yourself (in Any Setting)

By Jeff Haden / Inc. The article below was originally published at Inc.com. While I have no soccer skills, I once played in a fairly competitive adult soccer league with my then-teenage stepson. I was terrible, but I played because he asked me to. (When your kids get older and ask you to do something with them, the first time you say no might …

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10 Killer Leadership Skills: The Great Differentiators?

By Tara Jaye Frank Image courtesy of www.BeLeaderly.com Last week at Hallmark I hosted a couple gentlemen from a partner company. During our return trip to the airport, I asked them to share their greatest business challenge. One of them paused for a moment, then answered with a simple word: TALENT. He went on to explain how there are many passionate, bright, …

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