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Compassionate Leadership Practice Series: Note to a Dear Friend, a Self-Compassion Exercise

Compassionate Leadership Practice Series: Note to a Dear Friend, a Self-Compassion Exercise

How kind is that voice in your head, toward YOU? When you make a mistake, or are struggling in a situation, or something really tough is happening in your life, how do you speak to yourself? Whether you are new to compassion practices or an experienced practitioner, this is a short, simple, effective exercise that will offer you new awareness and a path towards self-kindness.

Book Review: Compassionate Leadership: Creating Places of Belonging

Book Review: Compassionate Leadership: Creating Places of Belonging

Chris Whitehead’s Compassionate Leadership: Creating Places of Belonging covers an exceptionally comprehensive amount of territory related to compassionate leadership, and does so in a well-structured manner.

Is Compassionate Leadership an Oxymoron?

Is Compassionate Leadership an Oxymoron?

Many people think that leadership and compassion don’t belong together. In reality, they strengthen and complement each other. Leaders who lead with compassion get better results, and the compassion we so profoundly need in this world will be developed most effectively if our leaders are acting compassionately and spreading compassion.

Language Matters: Use These Six Phrases to Create an Environment of Psychological Safety

Language Matters: Use These Six Phrases to Create an Environment of Psychological Safety

If you want to engage in compassionate leadership, one way to nurture a safe environment is by using language that does not trigger a high stress response. Use these six phrases to foster the creation of a secure environment…