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Mindful Self-Leadership

Liberation from Social Metaphysics

Dear Integral Meditators, Every time you discover a new word or term your universe expands. If you had a good teacher at school you may have heard this saying from her or him. One of the new terms I’ve been enjoying exploring in my own practice recently is ‘social metaphysics’, the article below explores this powerful […]

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Mindfulness: The Co-Creation of Happiness and Performance

Dear Integral Meditators, This is an article that I prepared with some corporate clients in mind, it is another answer to the ever young question “what is mindfulness”. Also, the practical exercise at the end is short but can have HUGE results. Yours in the spirit of mindful flow, Toby   Mindfulness and the Co-Creation […]

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A Free Meditation to Discover Your Mindful Self-Leadership

What does the experience of leading yourself mindfully look and feel like? This is a 20 minute guided meditation that I did in May 2014 in Singapore at a CLIA event that will give you a chance to really investigate this topic within yourself : Mindful Self-Leadership Meditation at CLIA (Click to listen online, right click […]

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A Free Audio Meditation on Self Trust

Dear Integral Meditators, Goethe said “If you trust yourself you will know how to live”. More than  that, our trust and confidence in ourself directly affects the way in which we experience our relationship to the world at large, as Emerson said “If I have lost confidence in myself, I have the universe against me.” […]

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Enlightenment and the Call to Awakened Creativity

Dear Toby, Those of you in Asia I hope you had a nice holiday yesterday as Wesak, or Buddhas birthday was celebrated. The article below is the result of my own reflections on the creative process of enlightenment, thinking about the Buddha in particular. Final call for those who may be interested in the 3 hour Mindful […]

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The Benefits of Simplicity

Dear Integral Meditators, Every now and again I write an article that I like right from the moment of completion. The one on simplicity below is one of them. The practice of mindful simplicity is one that helps us to become more effective at dealing with the ever increasing complexity of our daily lives; by […]

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Mindful Self-Leadership Free Meditation and Talk Recording

Dear Toby, Last weekend I gave a public meditation and talk entitled: “Mindful Self-Leadership, a contemporary paradigm for conscious, integrated personal growth and wellbeing”. Many thanks to those of you who came along to participate live. If you would like to have a listen to the talk online, just click here: Mindful Self Leadership Talk and Meditation The […]

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Mindful Consequentialism (Dancing through fear and anxiety)

Dear Integral Meditators, One of the points of focus for mindful self-leadership is learning how to accept creative responsibility for our choices. This weeks article on mindful consequentialism explores this space.   Yours in the spirit of the endless dance, Toby   Mindful Consequentialism (Dancing through fear and anxiety) You may or may not have noticed that in practical […]

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What is Self-Awareness?

Dear Integral Meditators, Self awareness is one of the foundation tools for both mindfulness and meditation in general, and Mindful Self Leadership in particular. As the article points out, self awareness is relatively easy to understand, not quite so easy to do! Yours in the spirit of self awareness, Toby What is Self-Awareness?  Self Awareness is a commitment […]

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Enlightened Imperfection

Dear Integral Meditators, Are you on a quest for enlightened perfection? This weeks Integral Meditations article explores what enlightened perfection looks like (or doesn’t look like) and how we can start to use it to embrace our own imperfection and the imperfection of the world. It is kind of a complementary take to the midweek article on […]

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