David Hood

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What Makes a Good Mindfulness Coach?

The central question right now for both long-time mindfulness practitioners and individuals and organizations looking for mindfulness training is: …

6 Ways To Empower Your Employees With Transformational Leadership

Managers can attest to this experience: You ask an employee to carry out a task that has enough flexibility for creative input. Rather than making their own decisions, the employee comes to you with an onslaught of questions, trying to pin down the exact parameters of the task. You become …

Working On Your Smartphone At Night Is Bad For Productivity

The great thing about the smartphone age is that you never have to stop working. Your email is only a few taps away wherever you are, so you’re always connected, always ready to fire off that all-important company missive, whether you’re a few steps away from the office or sitting at home in bed. …

Best Places to Work

Employees have spoken! Here are the Best Places to Work in 2018, according to employees. Did your company make the list?

10 Jobs That Are Being Replaced By Machines

Do you want job security? Become a wedding planner.<p>That's the advice from Glassdoor, the jobs and career community site. Automation may claim as many …

Holacracy: The Hot Management Trend for 2014?

If all goes well, by the end of this year Tony Hsieh won't be the CEO of Zappos. In fact, he won't be anything there, just another employee without a …

How mobile phones help bring water to India's thirsty

Most urban Indians have mobile phones. Yet, most urban Indians do not have enough water. An innovative startup, NextDrop, is turning this imbalance into an advantage. This social enterprise is using text messages as a launchpad for what it calls a "water smart grid lite" data system, which helps …

How to Schedule Time for Meaningful Work

An interview with <b>Julian Birkinshaw</b> and <b>Jordan Cohen</b>, coauthors of the article Make Time for the Work that Matters. To identify the tasks you need to drop or outsource, take this interactive assessment.<p>SARAH GREEN: Welcome to the HBR IdeaCast from Harvard Business Review. I’m Sarah Green. Today I’m …