February 7th, 2015
Harvard Business Review January 8, 2015 by Christina Congleton, Britta K. Holzel, Sara W. Lazar
The business world is abuzz with mindfulness. Recent research provides strong evidence that practicing non-judgmental, present-moment awareness (a.k.a. mindfulness) changes the brain, and it does so in ways that anyone working in today’s complex business environment, and certainly every leader, should know about.
This year, a team of scientists from the University of British Columbia and the Chemnitz University of Technology were able to pool data from more than 20 studies to determine which areas of the brain are consistently affected. They identified at least eight different regions. Here we will focus on two that we believe to be of particular interest to business professionals. To read more click here or the image