Marc Lesser is a speaker, facilitator, workshop leader, and executive coach. He is known for his engaging, experiential presentations that integrate mindfulness and emotional intelligence practices and training. He is the author of 4 books, including Seven Practices of a Mindful Leader: Lessons from Google and a Zen Monastery Kitchen, and CEO of ZBA Associates, an executive development and leadership consulting company. Marc helped develop the world-renowned Search Inside Yourself (SIY) program within Google – a mindfulness-based emotional intelligence training for leaders which teaches the art of integrating mindfulness, emotional intelligence, and business savvy for creating great corporate cultures and a better world. He founded and was CEO of 3 companies, and has an MBA degree from New York University. Marc was a resident of the San Francisco Zen Center for 10 years, and director of Tassajara, Zen Mountain Center, the first Zen monastery in the western world. He leads Mill Valley Zen, a weekly meditation group.
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Topics we discuss:
- Self actualization
- Integration of meditation
- Compassionate accountability
- Building inner strength
- Zen Meditation
- The art of disengaging
- Mindful leadership,
- Open awareness,
- Practice of disengagement,
- Simply pausing
- Dedicated and integrated mindfulness practice ,
- Everyday mind,
- and much more!
People Mentioned: David Whyte, Abraham Maslow, Alan Watts , DT Suzuki , Shunryu Suzuki, Wendell Berry, Pema Chodron
Books Mentioned: Zen mind beginner’s mind, Difficult conversations
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