Archive: January 2014
Posted January 29, 2014 Mindfulness by Jennifer Goldman-Wetzler, Ph.D.
In a recent New York Times Magazine article called “Breathing in vs. Spacing out: Is mindfulness always best?” author Dan Hurley compares the benefits of being mindful versus letting your mind wander, and concludes that too much mindfulness could hamper creativity.
The other day I was working with two senior executives at a global healthcare company. They came to me because they need to work together but are having trouble getting along.
Posted January 16, 2014 Change by Jennifer Goldman-Wetzler, Ph.D.
In my line of work, it’s easy to look for something wrong to fix. Much of the time, leaders call me precisely because there’s a problem – a team can’t get along; a core market has been disrupted; communication has broken down; a leader is not performing at his potential…the list of what’s wrong can seem endless.