Business Meets Spirituality

Recently, I revised my Mission, Vision, Values, Beliefs, and Perspective statements that I thought I would share with you as an example in case you want to create your own. These are my guiding principles for how I approach my life and work. MISSION: Why am I alive. What is my mission here? I am a spiritual being that grows …

Need Nothing and Enjoy Everything

Several months ago, Hallie made an interesting observation about my approach to life and leadership. We were working on some pretty aggressive business goals and she said, “You don’t seem anxious or fired up about us hitting our goal. Is it because you’ve let go of the outcome? Or do you simply have faith that it will happen because we …

Human Being vs. Human Doing

This past week, at Project | U, the full-immersion training program for leaders and high achievers, we focused on spirituality. Now, don’t get lost in the word spirituality here. I simply mean growing personally and connecting to something bigger than ourselves. While spirituality was our focus, we are all business owners, with complex lives, families, commitments, goals, and dreams. Our …

Stopping to Meditate is the Meditation

My gateway drug to spirituality was Transcendental Meditation (TM). I learned the TM meditation technique about 6 years ago, which is when my spiritual awakening really began. I didn’t know what I didn’t know, I just knew I wanted to know more (about life, about death, about universal intelligence, about god, about our consciousness, about religion, etc.). In short, TM …