The Whole Leader Blog

Guest Blog: Don’t Forget to Take Time to Be Present by Maria Gonzalez

So often we forget to take time to be in the present moment.  And, in so doing, we miss life.  Whether it be a season, a conversation, a meal, if we are not present, we [...]

By | October 30th, 2017|Blog Post, Effeciency, Leadership, Mindfulness, Presence|

Guest Blog: Mindfulness in Public Speaking by Robert Rabbin

Mindfulness refers to our capacity to see, understand, and relate to what is actually happening, rather than what we think is happening. That is why we practice mindfulness "techniques" — to nurture our capacity. The [...]

By | August 31st, 2017|Blog Post, Effeciency, Leadership, Mindfulness, Presence|

Accessing the Clear Mind

In my book, Drop In: Lead with Deeper Presence and Courage, I write about the challenges I worked through when first learning to access my clear mind. First I had to disentangle myself from thinking [...]

Join Me On Sabbatical

I'm in the midst of a four-month sabbatical to rejuvenate and relax in a way I have never done before. The root word of sabbatical is sabbath. Although "sabbath" has several meanings, Wayne Muller, author of, [...]

By | July 18th, 2017|Blog Post, Effeciency, Leadership, Presence|

Guest Blog: “Everyday Sabbatical” by Chris Murchison

Buenos Aires. Six weeks. Private Spanish lessons. Tango. Empanadas. Iguazu Falls: all the trappings of an exotic travel adventure. Which it was, but my time in Argentina was much more than just a vacation. Which, [...]

By | June 5th, 2017|Blog Post, Effeciency, Leadership, Learning, Mindfulness, Presence, Spirituality|