Mindfulness at Work
August 2016
Michael Carroll

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Mindfulness at Work

Making a Living and Living a Life

August 05, 2016 – August 07, 2016
Rhinebeck, NY
Michael Carroll
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We are no longer taking online registrations for this workshop.

Most of us spend the majority of our day working or thinking about work. Often, our jobs can feel like an unruly journey—sometimes exhilarating, other times discouraging, creatively fulfilling, or tragically toxic.

But, is it the job that is distressing or is it the mind that we bring to the task?

Michael Carroll, a meditation teacher and corporate executive, shares how mindfulness can transform the hassles and anxieties of the workplace into valuable opportunities for personal growth and enhanced effectiveness.

One of our greatest challenges is accepting the invitation to spiritual awakening that our work provides. During this workshop we explore how mindfulness-awareness meditation can help us transform the hassles, conflicts, and anxieties of the workplace into valuable opportunities for spiritual and professional growth.

Through discussion and practice, we learn how mindfulness can help us develop honesty, agility, openness, courage, maturity, humility, respect, and authenticity—characteristics that allow us to thrive in the workplace.

Anyone in any profession who wants to be more engaged and fulfilled by their work is welcome.

More Information

Faculty recommends you read the following book in preparation for the course:

  • Awake at Work: 35 Practical Buddhist Principles for Discovering Clarity and Balance in the Midst of Work's Chaos by Michael Carroll
4:00 p.m.–6:30 p.m. Check In (Rooms available after 5:00 p.m.)
8:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m. Workshop
9:00 a.m.–Noon Workshop
2:30 p.m.–5:00 p.m. Workshop
9:00 a.m.–Noon Workshop
Noon–1:00 p.m. Check Out

The Children's Program is generally available during standard workshop hours only. Contact Omega registration at 877.944.2002 for details.

The above schedule is subject to change at the discretion of the faculty

Michael Carroll

Michael Carroll is the chief operating officer of the Global Coaching Alliance and author of Awake at Work, The Mindful Leader, and Fearless at Work. He has practiced meditation since 1976 and is an authorized teacher in Kagyu-Nyingma and Shambhala lineages of Tibetan Buddhism. awakeatwork.net