Meditation is cropping up everywhere. Take a look around. Probably your neighbor is doing it, your doctor is recommending it to some of her patients, and your chaplain would like everyone to ‘just close their eyes for a few moments’ and give it a try.
Naturally, the media gets involved. And a debate begins to emerge. Some question the practice. Others question its growth. Here are three links to the ongoing ‘debate’ about meditation in the workplace.
- “Corporations’ Newest Productivity Hack: Meditation” by Joe Pinsker, The Atlantic, March 10, 2015
- “Beyond McMindfulness” by Ron Purser and David Loy, The Huffington Post, July 1, 2013
- “Secular Mindfulness”, A Quiet Place, September 8, 2014