Activate the Power to Care

This week, I activate my Power to Care and I support someone around me. As easy as a ‘’thank you’’, as light as a smile, as simple as ‘’doing ok?”, care is a choice and power is the base. In a virtuous cycle, this action enables the release of oxytocin, bringing me...

Land “Twice” in Meeting

This week, when I arrive in a meeting, I take a short moment to truly land - with my full attention. Having back-to-back meetings, we may sometimes be physically present but mentally elsewhere. Bringing attention to the sensations of “Here & Now” supports...

Use Humour

This week, I take an opportunity every day to use humour at work. Humour is a powerful tool to release tensions and create connections between people. Used appropriately, humour can de-dramatize a situation and stimulate a positive mind-set. Some researchers even...

Sit up Straight!

This week, I pay special attention to my sitting posture keeping my spine long and straight. Sitting at a desk for a long period, you tend to crane the neck, hunch forward the shoulders and round the back.  Studies indicate that sitting up straight increases...

Set your Intentions

This week, I seize every day the opportunity to set my intentions, staying true to myself.   Rushing into activities with focus exclusively on goals often prevents from meeting expectations. Setting intention is mindfully choosing the behaviors you will adopt and...

Anchor Yourself!

This week, I take every day the time to anchor myself, keeping calm and feeling grounded.   Hustle bustle of life may easily leave us anchorless, “floating” with no strong connection with self and the here and now. Grounding ourselves, pressing our feet on the ground...

Disconnect to Reconnect

This week, I take every day moments to disconnect from the virtual world to reconnect with people or nature around.   While technology offers us speed and flexibility, it also brings along a high risk of missing the opportunity of the real world around. Disconnecting...

Lunch and Connect

This week, I invite a colleague for lunch and create time to connect. Lunch is a perfect moment to take a break in the middle of your day and rejuvenate.  Inviting a colleague to join you for lunch, you create a social connection, which is a critical source of energy....

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