Mindfulness

treefacesIn today’s hectic environment where we all appear to be time starved, our thoughts tend to centre on things that have happened or things that are going to happen. We are so busy that we only glance at life as it passes us by while we live in the past or the future.

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Why Why?

Why is why the question we need to ask ourselves before we know why our why is our why? What if that’s a silly question? Is it a silly question? What drives us to have a why and why does it drive us? Why do we have whys? What’s behind our driving passion? What’s behind our reason to exist? Do we need a reason to exist? Is existing enough of a reason? What do we get from having a driving reason? Why might a driving reason be essential for a happy, healthy life? What if that’s not true?

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The Secret Phrase Top Innovators Use

This is an article by Warren Berger, author of the new book “A More Beautiful Question”. This excerpt was posted in the Harvard Business Review  in September 2012. I believe that getting to the right question is prerequisite for growing conversations.

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Who and Why?

Perhaps if we looked for better questions we’d get better answers. Our job as leaders is to ask better questions that question our answers.

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