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Conscious Leaders_ Don’t Forget Your Own Wellbeing

Conscious Leaders: Don’t Forget Your Own Wellbeing

Conscious Leaders: Don’t Forget Your Own Wellbeing 1920 700 The Conscious Professional

The most dangerous leadership myth is that leaders are born-that there is a genetic factor to leadership. That’s nonsense; in fact, the opposite is true. Leaders are made rather than born. – Warren Bennis I have written a fair…

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How Imagination Breeds Happiness

How Imagination Breeds Happiness

How Imagination Breeds Happiness 1920 1080 The Conscious Professional

Without leaps of imagination or dreaming, we lose the excitement of possibilities. Dreaming, after all, is a form of planning. – Gloria Steinem Imagination is something we tend to associate with children. Unless you are in a stereotypically imaginative…

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Personal Wellbeing_ Some Reminders

Personal Wellbeing: Some Reminders

Personal Wellbeing: Some Reminders 1920 1080 The Conscious Professional

“Your wellbeing must never become an afterthought. It must be your first act.” – Rasheed Ogunlaru on personal wellbeing The world, I think it’s fair to say, feels like a tough place right now. There are only so many things…

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What’s Right With Humanity

What’s Right With Humanity?

What’s Right With Humanity? 1920 1080 The Conscious Professional

From the devastating blow of The Supreme Court in the US rolling back the settled law of Roe v. Wade, to the ongoing Russian invasion of Ukraine and the creeping sense of global recession, there is a lot of sad…

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Are You Setting Yourself Up For A Positive Workday?

Are You Setting Yourself Up For A Positive Workday? 1920 1080 The Conscious Professional

“Positive thinking will let you do everything better than negative thinking will.” – Zig Ziglar Waking up from a night’s sleep, the slate is clean. You are on the edge of a new day. Although you will likely have…

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Mindful Moments for the Workday

Mindful Moments for the Workday 1920 1080 The Conscious Professional

“Life is not measured by time. It is measured by moments.” – Armin Houman Mindfulness is as much a tool for our own wellbeing and mood as it is for our ongoing ability to be present, effective and productive.…

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Make Yourself at Home… At Work

Make Yourself at Home… At Work 1920 1080 The Conscious Professional

“Home is not a place, it’s a feeling.” – Anonymous Working in an office-based job is a very different idea from what it was only a few years ago. No surprise there. The world of work and the world…

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Why Work Isn’t As Meaningful As You Thought (In Four Questions)

Why Work Isn’t As Meaningful As You Thought (In Four Questions) 1920 1080 The Conscious Professional

The journey of work is an odyssey of self-knowledge and self-development that consumes most of your time as an adult human – which is perhaps why 36% of adults admit to being unhappy with their experience of employment – this…

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How Do You Know You’ve Found Happiness_

How Do You Know You’ve Found Happiness?

How Do You Know You’ve Found Happiness? 1920 1080 The Conscious Professional

“Happiness consists more in conveniences of pleasure that occur every day than in great pieces of good fortune that happen but seldom.” – Benjamin Franklin The comedian Jimmy Carr was asked in a recent interview, “Are you happy?”, to…

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How to Help Helpfully

How to Help Helpfully

How to Help Helpfully 1920 1080 The Conscious Professional

“The more I help others to succeed, the more I succeed.” – Ray Kroc   To have the desire to help others is a wonderful thing. However, I think it’s fair to say that people helping is not always helpful.…

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