Office sutras menter marcia. Office Sutras : Marcia Menter : 9781590030202 2019-03-16

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The Heart Sutra: The Womb of Buddhas

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In my business, sweet guys finish last. With humor and wit, Marcia Menter helps readers recognize that the things that drive them Is it possible to seek enlightenmentto feel alive and whole and useful and joyfulin an imperfect job? Such daily trials can lead to spiritual growth, Menter affirms. And I don't necessarily conduct myself with sweetness and light. Am I making a difference? The Office Sutras can help transform any jobeven one you hateinto an active part of spiritual practice. Her language is gently musical and deceptively simple; these poems have the power of water over stone. With humor and wit, Marcia Menter helps readers recognize that the things that drive them craziest at work can be doorways to growth and understanding in their lives, if they are approached with an open mind and heart.

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This book really is nonfiction, but it tells a fascinating story—the story of your soul at work. Who am I to be talking to you about spirituality and work? Next came drive and determination—their own desire to create success. Sometimes you're awake, and sometimes you're dead asleep. Though of course you can read them any way, and in any order, you like. I realized that I was never going to do any of the exercises and I didn't regret that in any way. Menter tackles such tough issues as money, procrastination, bosses from hell, boredom, getting fired or laid off, and screwing up. The fact that even 25 years after his death, this Mahaguru still communicates with and guides his devotees and disciples via their dreams, lends itself to deepening our exploration of the spiritual realms as well as of after-death existence.

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Wow! eBook

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With humor and wit, Marcia Menter helps readers recognize that the things that drive them craziest at work can be doorways to growth and understanding in their lives, if they are approached with an open mind and heart. Menter tackles such tough issues as money, procrastination, bosses from hell, boredom, getting fired or laid off, and screwing up. The job you have right now, no matter how frustrating, no matter how screamingly imperfect, is part of your spiritual path. You don't own me, your nothing but a menter. Is there enough light, enough privacy? Throughout, she explores the Buddhist idea that spirituality is about awareness and mindfulness of the present moment. You know that a certain amount of failure is inevitable, that any work worth doing is a work in progress.

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Office Sutras: Exercises for Your Soul at Work by Marcia Menter

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Office Sutras will help readers find opportunities for growth and peace in even the most stultifying of work situations. Now think about the job itself, the tasks you're faced with every day. The book, which seems primarily directed to professional women, is funny and practical as it argues for an integration of the spiritual life with the realities of the nine-to-five grind. Office Sutras will help readers find opportunities for growth and peace in even the most stultifying of work situations. Is it supposed to be beautiful? Sheet Introduction Me: I've been asked to write a book about spirituality in the workplace. Menter tackles such tough issues as money, procrastination, bosses from hell, boredom, getting fired or laid off, and screwing up.

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office sutras menter marcia

I've included a digest of these in the back of the book. Throughout, she explores the Buddhist idea that spirituality is about awareness and mindfulness of the present moment. We believe that some kind of comfort will come, if not now, eventually. Marcia writes poems in fits and starts and would prefer more starts and fewer fits. Do you see your colleagues as spiritual beings? In the following chapters, you'll find exercises simple! Imperfection is the raw material for compassion, transformation, joy. But it feels completely separate from the spiritual side of my life.

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Office Sutras: Exercises for Your Soul at Work by Marcia Menter

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Copyright 2003 Publishers Weekly Used with permission. Jennie: No, really—what could possibly be spiritual about the average workplace? The purpose of this book is to help you look for your divinity, in ways as practical as playing scales on the piano or counting breaths in meditation. In a recent study at Stanford University, high-level professional women were asked what factors had most contributed to their success in life. You'll note that there are keywords at the opening of each chapter. I wish I could say I worked to nourish my soul, but I don't.

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Menter, Marcia

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Think for a moment about your workspace. Instead, we're stuck in jobs that overtax us, underpay us, exhaust us, bore us. She is by any definition a capable and honorable business woman. Summary Is it possible to seek enlightenment--to feel alive and whole and useful and joyful--in an imperfect job? She's working for her living, in other words, and the more she works, the less she feels like she's living. She was called l'incarnation de Liszt in Paris because of her robust, electrifying playing style and was considered one of the greatest piano. Is there enough pleasure in your work to balance out the inevitable frustrations, at least some of the time? So think for a moment about the things you do that connect you to your deeper self. Look, I like my job, basically.

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Office Sutras: Exercises for Your Soul at Work by Marcia Menter

office sutras menter marcia

There are so many tasks clamoring for her attention she can barely focus on any of them, let alone keep her larger goals in view. With humor and wit, Marcia Menter helps readers recognize that the things that drive them craziest at work can be doorways to growth and understanding in their lives, if they are approached with an open mind and heart. Could you imagine bringing your mother there? Office Sutras will help readers find opportunities for growth and peace in even the most stultifying of work situations. One more question: Can you see your own divinity in the mundane tasks before you, in the pile of paperwork on your desk, in your relationships with your colleagues? Think about your friends and colleagues. Throughout, she explores the Buddhist idea that spirituality is about awareness and mindfulness of the present moment.

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Menter, Marcia

office sutras menter marcia

The first division lays down the methodology of science and elaborates the concepts of Physics and Chemistry to show how manifestations of phenomena come into being. Jennie: And please don't tell me I'm supposed to find vocational fulfillment by following my bliss, because I know perfectly well I can't make a living following my bliss, and that's a sore point for me. I'm not going to tell you how to follow your own spiritual path, which after all is different from mine or anyone else's. But I am saying that many keys to vocational happiness lie right in front of you, in the present moment—not at the end of some follow your bliss rainbow. The book, which seems primarily directed to professional women, is funny and practical as it argues for an integration of the spiritual life with the realities of the nine-to-five grind. An adult who thinks they own you. Maybe more spiritual, because it confronts you with all the stuff you really need to look at: Big Deep Issues of self-worth, fulfillment, and paying your way in the world.

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