Modern Life

Redundant ? Yippeee!

It’s not really a great word. There is something about being ‘made redundant’ which implies somehow you have no more value, like an old worn out robot being thrown on the trash heap as the new shiny one arrives. The dictionary defines it as “no longer needed’ or ‘superfluous’. Everyone wants to be needed, to […]

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Mindfulness

Top Reasons To Do Mindfulness at Work

The benefits of a regular mindfulness practice include.. Improved decision making via greater clarity of mind Expand your leadership ability Improve team collaboration Increased mental stability and resilience to turbulence Better able to handle conflict & challenging relationships Less distracted mind leading to increased productivity Reduced stress improves energy and enthusiasm More engaged with other employees

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Modern Life, Paul's Media

Instinct vs Impulse by Paul von Bergen

On first look, an impulse can feel very much like an instinct. It comes from inside and seems to drive you to do something. Instincts also come from inside but are more a general gut feeling that you should follow a particular path. Impulses are not always good for you whereas instincts usually are. If […]

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Mindfulness, Paul's Media

Background to Mindfulness by Paul von Bergen

By Paul von Bergen Inspired by John Kabat Zinn If you were part of the London Philharmonic Orchestra you would not dream of using your instrument without tuning it first yet. The mind is our instrument of running our life yet most of us don’t spend even a moment of our life tuning it. Mindfulness […]

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