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by Anne Muhlethaler @annvi

the future of work? caring leadership

Why should organisations need to develop caring leadership? Not something I would have expected to read in Forbes a few years ago, yet this resonates very powerfully with me.

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by Anne Muhlethaler @annvi

Nina runsdorf on being true to herself

A new episode of Out of the Clouds is out with the wonderful Nina Runsdorf. A treat for me, even though we have known each other for a long time, Nina talks to me about her journey into fashion and jewelry design, how inspired and grounded she is thanks to her parents and upbringing.

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Anne Muhlethaler talks mindful communication with Dr Andrea Wojnicki

A few weeks back I was happy to be a guest of the Talk about Talk podcast with the wonderful Dr Andrea Wojnicki, so for those of you who are interested in me being interviewed about intention and how mindfulness can elevate our communication. To note, I am a big fan of Andrea's podcast, she is a passionate teacher and her learning platform offers wonderful resources. Check it out here if you, like me, want to better or master new communication techniques.

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by Anne Muhlethaler @annvi

DECISION MAKING & MINDFULNESS

As mentioned in my intro and in the post below, this week's article on the myths surrounding the decision-making process by Cheryl Strauss Einhorn not only offers clearly distilled and practical knowledge, the author also speaks from personal experience. You can check out her Ted Talk about what lies your inner voice could be telling you.

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by Anne Muhlethaler @annvi

Looking In REVITALISE

The Ted Radio Hour never fails to have something in store that I will find either fascinating or supportive. I was surprised and loved the coincidence to hear the first of this week's interviews being about the ruminating mind, in a Talk and follow up interview with psychologist Guy Winch. Helpful right now and forever.

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by Anne Muhlethaler @annvi

FAVORITE NEWSLETTERS OF LATE

This week, I am concerning myself with the evolution of our emails and the why behind our messaging. Mindful communication is on my mind so it feels like a subject that will be coming back to tease me on a regular basis. Given that some of you (in Europe in particular) are likely to have some time on your hands, I have also curated a selection of emails I find worth reading for this week's digest, a springboard of sorts to ask you to share with me what you enjoy reading regularly.

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