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Articles: Why Your Office Needs More Nature

By Jill Suttie | July 18, 2016

According to a recent study, sunlight and natural elements in the workplace may improve workers' moods and job satisfaction.

 

Articles: How to Cultivate Ethical Courage

By Brooke Deterline | June 2, 2016

In the face of internal and external pressure, these three tips can help you stand up for your values.

 

Articles: Are the Rich More Lonely?

By Emiliana R. Simon-Thomas | June 1, 2016

Two new studies disagree about the link between income and social connections. Emiliana Simon-Thomas takes a closer look.

 
Swiss proponents of basic income dump 8 million coins in a public square, one for each Swiss resident.

Articles: Would Basic Income Make Us Happier?

By Kira M. Newman | May 31, 2016

How would a guaranteed minimum income affect our happiness, motivation, and sense of meaning in life?

 
Adapted from Dacher Keltner's new book, The Power Paradox: How We Gain and Lose Influence (Penguin Press, May 17, 2016)

Articles: How to Find Your Power—and Avoid Abusing It

By Dacher Keltner | May 17, 2016

In an adaptation from his new book, Dacher Keltner explains the secret to gaining and keeping power: focus on the good of others.

 
Scribner, May 2016, 352 pages

Articles: Is Grit the Key to Success?

By Jill Suttie | May 6, 2016

A new book extolls the power of passion and perseverance, but is the research strong enough?

 

Articles: You Can Be More Productive Without Sacrificing Happiness

By Kira M. Newman | April 29, 2016

A Q&A with Charles Duhigg about his new book, Smarter Faster Better.

 

Articles: Four Risk Factors for Burnout—And How to Overcome Them

By Tchiki Davis | April 21, 2016

A burnout survivor offers tips for coping with it—or avoiding it in the first place.

 

Articles: The Right Way to Get Angry at Work

By Deanna Geddes, Dirk Lindebaum | April 19, 2016

Anger has a place at work, Deanna Geddes and Dirk Lindebaum argue, as long as it meets three conditions. 


 

Articles: How to Practice Mindfulness Throughout Your Work Day

By Rasmus Hougaard, Jacqueline Carter | April 11, 2016

Tips for increasing focus and awareness and decreasing stress at work.

 

Articles: How—and Why—to Take Your Life Back from Email

By Christine Carter | April 6, 2016

Regain your time, attention, and energy from the email machine.

 

Articles: Three Surprising Ways to Feel Less Busy

By Christine Carter | March 9, 2016

Christine Carter shares her tips for achieving relaxed productivity—and why you can't afford to ignore them.

 
Pamela Weiss, founder of Appropriate Response, leads the audience through a mindful check-in from her company’s award-winning Personal Excellence Program.

Videos and Podcasts: How to Check In with Yourself

By Pamela Weiss | March 4, 2016

Pamela Weiss, founder of Appropriate Response, leads the audience through a mindful check-in from her company’s award-winning Personal Excellence Program.

 
Birju Pandya, a senior advisor at RSF Social Finance, tells a story and then asks a question: How does personal transformation connect to societal transformation?

Videos and Podcasts: A Question for Mindfulness Practitioners

By Birju Pandya | March 4, 2016

Birju Pandya, a senior advisor at RSF Social Finance, tells a story and then asks a question: How does personal transformation connect to societal transformation?

 
Wendy Quan, a change manager at Pacific Blue Cross, explains how she became a mindfulness facilitator at her workplace and tips for others who want to do the same.

Videos and Podcasts: Three Tips for Mindfulness Facilitators at Work

By Wendy Quan | March 3, 2016

Wendy Quan, a change manager at Pacific Blue Cross, explains how she became a mindfulness facilitator at her workplace and tips for others who want to do the same.

 
Dr. Jeremy Hunter, founding director and associate professor of practice at the Executive Mind Leadership Institute, explains how to combat skepticism and successfully introduce mindfulness into your workplace.

Videos and Podcasts: Overcoming the Skepticism to Mindfulness at Work

By Jeremy Hunter | March 3, 2016

Dr. Jeremy Hunter, founding director and associate professor of practice at the Executive Mind Leadership Institute, explains how to combat skepticism and successfully introduce mindfulness into your workplace.

 
HarperOne, 2016, 224 pages

Articles: Manage Your Energy, Not Your Time

By Kira M. Newman | March 1, 2016

The new book “The Happiness Track” explains how to use the science of happiness to preserve your energy and be more productive.

 
Marc Lesser of the Search Inside Yourself Leadership Institute explains the seven keys to a successful mindfulness practice (and how to share it with others).

Videos and Podcasts: How to Be an Emotional Jedi

By Marc Lesser | February 25, 2016

Marc Lesser of the Search Inside Yourself Leadership Institute explains the seven keys to a successful mindfulness practice (and how to share it with others).

 
Emma Adolfsson shares her experience and lessons from the Carlsberg Group’s mindfulness initiatives.

Videos and Podcasts: Bringing Mindfulness to a Brewing Company

By Emma Adolfsson | February 25, 2016

Emma Adolfsson shares her experience and lessons from the Carlsberg Group’s mindfulness initiatives.

 
Peter Bostelmann shares his experience as director of global mindfulness practice at SAP, a German software company with around 75,000 employees.

Videos and Podcasts: How to Bring Mindfulness to a Global Organization

By Peter Bostelmann | February 25, 2016

Peter Bostelmann shares his experience as director of global mindfulness practice at SAP, a German software company with around 75,000 employees.

 

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