Archive | Development

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Development | frustration

You throw the sand against the wind; and the wind blows it back again. ~ William Blake The Enneagram can help each of us, based on our enneatype, deal far better with frustration. Enneagram Ones Ones get easily frustrated when quality

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Development | balance

Happiness is not a matter of intensity but of balance, order, rhythm and harmony ~ Thomas Merton Balance is something each Enneagram type could use more of, and the Enneagram shows us what that might be for each type. Enneagram

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Development | letting go of the low-hanging fruit

I don’t look to jump over 7-foot bars. I look around for 1-foot bars that I can step over ~ Warren Buffett Low hanging fruit is a term referring to something that can be gained with very little effort. Here

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Development | leadership

The most powerful leadership tool you have is your own example. ~ John Wooden John Wooden, an American basketball player and exemplary coach, led the UCLA basketball team to 10 NCAA championships in 12 yeas. But more than, that, he

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Development blog | development

When you really pay attention, everything is your teacher ~ Ezra Bayda Sometimes, the things we need to do to develop or the way we need to do it is so simple and obvious that we can’t see it. What

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Development | influence

People may balk at the idea of wanting more power – or at least admitting to this – but almost everyone, with a few exceptions, would say they would like more influence than they currently have. That said, how we

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Development | risk taking

Doing something new always involves risk. Transforming ourselves, taking the risk to make fundamental shifts in ourselves using the Enneagram as a guide, means increasing our opportunities in life rather than regretting the paths not chosen. At the same time,

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Topic | moving thru anxiety (body center)

Anxiety is normal, a warning sign that something is wrong and that we need to be alert. During these troubling times, being vigilant is essential. However, we have to be vigilant in a way that doesn’t consume us, paralyze us,

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Topic | moving thru anxiety (heart center)

Anxiety is normal, a warning sign that something is wrong and that we need to be alert. During these troubling times, being vigilant is essential. However, we have to be vigilant in a way that doesn’t consume us, paralyze us,

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Topic | moving thru anxiety (head center)

Anxiety is normal, a warning sign that something is wrong and that we need to be alert. During these troubling times, being vigilant is essential. However, we have to be vigilant in a way that doesn’t consume us, paralyze us,

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