Focus, Productivity, Innovation, Engaged Teams, Visionary Leadership…
At Diamond Mind, in everything we do we believe in inspiring greatness and creating enlightened leaders and teams. We believe in a seed of genius and excellence within every person. Empowered individuals are more engaged. Their productivity and innovation skyrocket. These gains are achieved without stress or the need to hire more people. We empower people to become 21st century enlightened leaders who work together to inspire change in the world around them. When a number of inspired and empowered individuals join as a collaborative team, they build momentum that propels their vision into fruition and creates prosperity for all.
- 70% of employees are disengaged, leading to lower productivity and stagnation.
- Only 8% of people strongly agree that they experience overall wellbeing because of their work.
- Disengaged workers cost the U.S. between $450-$550 billion each year in lost productivity.
- Turnover costs are often estimated to be 100%-300% of the base salary of replaced employee. (All statistics from State of the American Workplace Report Gallup, 2013)
Increasing numbers of leaders in the corporate world have been taking note of the benefits of mindfulness, which include reduced stress, improved creative thinking, productivity and performance. The main business objectives of Mindfulness programs in the workplace are to improve:
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- Wellbeing & Engagement
- Productivity & Innovation
- Leadership & Collaboration
In addition to these benefits there are a growing number of scientific research studies that show mindfulness and meditation also benefit key business competencies: improved attention on task completion, communication, interpersonal relationships, dependability and better decision-making.
Hot trend for business in 2016
“Since we launched a pilot program in 2010, more than 13,000 Aetna employees have participated in our mindfulness-based wellness programs. Employees have experienced reductions in stress levels and pain levels, as well as improvements in sleep quality. And we’ve seen an approximate dollar return, in terms of productivity alone, of more than $3,000 per person per year.” — Mark Bertolini, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Aetna
When Marc Benioff was asked what he does to deal with the stress of his job, the answer was surprisingly simple: “Mindfulness…I have a mindfulness practice, and I try to practice mindfulness formally a few times a week. Like yesterday I attended a mindfulness seminar that we had at Salesforce with 500 employees, where we had a mindfulness teacher come in.” — Marc Benioff, Chief Executive Officer, Salesforce
“Stress-reduction and mindfulness don’t just make us happier and healthier, they’re a proven competitive advantage for any business that wants one.” — Arianna Huffington, President & Editor-in-Chief, Huffington Post Media Group
“Meditation more than anything in my life was the biggest ingredient of whatever success I’ve had.” — Ray Dalio, the billionaire founder of Bridgewater Associates (world’s largest hedge fund firm)
“Maintaining a steady reservoir of energy — physically, mentally, emotionally and even spiritually — requires refueling it intermittently.” — Tony Schwartz, Chief Executive Officer, The Energy Project
“It’s almost like a reboot for your brain and your soul. It makes me so much calmer when I’m responding to e-mails later.” — Padmasree Warrior, Chief Executive Officer, U.S. for NextEv
Meditation training is now widely used by top businesses:
Meditation at Google and Intel
…and many more!
Diamond Mind Training is even more effective!
Clearly, these successful companies implemented meditation and mindfulness into their workplace because they saw how much it increased their innovation and productivity, and ultimately their profitability! Diamond Mind Training is even MORE effective.
Diamond Mind Training is a unique blend of Mindfulness 2.0™, Social & Emotional Intelligence, Team Building and pragmatic Business Strategies. In addition to our proprietary technology, we use techniques used by elite athletes and business super-achievers to increase capacity for high performance. We help CEO’s to implement a corporate culture that inspires greatness, stimulates innovation, raises performance and boosts productivity for leaders and their teams.
What we do to help CEO’s and their companies:
“Diamond Mind’s Mindfulness 2.0 is the Harvard of Mindfulness training combined with streetwise strategies for business growth.”
Introduction to Mindfulness Workshop
Introduce Mindfulness to your company – introduce your teams to the benefits of Mindfulness in the workplace, the science behind it and how successful companies are using it to improve productivity, performance and innovation. Includes practical exercises to learn powerful focused Meditation and Mindfulness techniques to help center yourself, gain clarity and energy during the day.
Mindfulness Training at Your Company
Establish the foundations of a Mindfulness program at your company with a customized program of weekly classes that cover the essentials of Mindfulness in the workplace – equip your teams with the tools they need to reduce stress, boost energy, productivity and collaboration throughout the workday. Modules include:
- Mindfulness 2.0™ – learn to apply Mindfulness strategies to gain clarity, develop focus, reduce stress, increase your energy, intellectual vitality, productivity and performance. Align your career with your personal purpose.
- Emotional Intelligence – learn to understand yourself and others to create authentic relationships and effective communications.
- Team Co-Creation – learn to collaborate, innovate and co-create as a group using fun Improv games.
Mindfulness Coaching for Your Leadership Team
Mindfulness training for 21st century leaders – learn how to operate from your Zone of Brilliance, increase your energy & intellectual vitality, perform at your highest potential without burnout, and inspire greatness in others. Customized one-on-one coaching and small team training in Mindful Management.
We also offer:
- Executive Retreats
- Adventure Trips
Benefits of Diamond Mind Training in the Workplace
Diamond Mind Training has been developed over the past 20 years and successfully applied to organizations and individuals to transform their businesses and careers. Our clients report a significant rise in their energy level, clarity and ability to focus even after only one week of practice. Within weeks, their learning capacity doubles and productivity skyrockets. They report significant reduction in stress and increase in optimism, wellbeing and confidence. Many report advances in their careers and greater fulfillment with their work.
Mindfulness in the workplace is the cutting edge of thinking and the HOTTEST trend in business leadership right now. For more information on Mindfulness 2.0™ and to see how Diamond Mind Training can help your organization, please fill out the contact form below.
Work with Mila
Mila Diamond trains high-tech organizations to grow geniuses, develop laser-like focus and achieve more with less. Mila’s professional background started in computer software architecture, systems design and management consulting, more than 25 years ago. Throughout her career, she has worked closely with business stakeholders including Fortune 500 and 1000 IT management, to help them conceive and implement the most sought after, innovative technology solutions in the marketplace. This has led them to spearhead and dominate their industries.
Some of Mila’s clients have included Salomon Brothers, First Boston, JP Morgan, BOTCC (Board of Trade Clearing Corporation), OCC (Options Clearing Corporation), PNC Mortgage,Sun Microsystems, AT&T, IBM, Merrill Lynch, Morgan Stanley Dean Witter, and more.
In the past several years, Mila has become a revered career advisor, trainer and business coach to high-tech businesses and professionals looking to become the top in their field. Utilizing her flagship Diamond Mind Training, she has been teaching clients to develop an extraordinary ability to focus, be efficient, productive and innovative, while at the same time reducing stress and achieving balance.
Mila’s curiosity and passion for personal growth since she was a child have led her to study philosophy of many traditions, both Western and Eastern. While actively pursuing her career in Computer Science and Business, she studied with a master of meditative arts for fifteen years and was certified to teach in 1992. Since then, she has been a sought after teacher and coach to hundreds of professionals across the US, Australia and Europe.
Mila is an inspirational speaker and was named one of the World’s 100 Best Inspirational Speakers of Toastmasters International 2013. Mila motivates and fires up her audience, engaging people in stories and using a variety of entertaining and interactive exercises and Improv games. Mila teaches from the heart, accepting no less than the best from each client, helping them to permanently break through limitations and achieve amazing results.