Make Purpose Your Business*

Purpose is the essence of what gives substantive meaning to why we deliberately choose to do the work we do. This isn’t about strategy. And, it sure isn’t about putting profits ahead of purpose. In fact, defining the purpose of your business drives its financial well-being because it inspires people to bring forth the very […]

Mindfulness at Work, Mindfulness Presence

Did you know that Papillon MDC has been using mindfulness practices grounded in science since its creation in 2010? Mindfulness is more than a fad.  It is a way of life. It cannot be taught in one course nor can it genuinely be lived when the only purpose for learning is to drive profits. Mindfulness […]

Focused Attention: The Path Toward Integrity

I choose kindness whenever it is possible. It is always possible. I choose to see more than the bad choices people make in their lives. They are more than just their bad choices. I choose to see more than what is obvious to the person in front of me. People are more than the sum […]

Trust in a Mentor-Mentee Relationship

The night has indeed been my oasis time and time again… I’ve had my most intimate moments in darkness wherein I would sit still and listen to the competing voices within. You learn many things about yourself in darkness; but the one thing that is true when you sit in darkness is becoming fully aware […]