Re: Meditation Goes To Market
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> --- In email@example.com, "Jeff Belyea"Dear Bob -
> <jeff@s...> wrote:
> > Dear Bob and all -
> > Today, and again on Thursday,
> > I have an opportunity to present
> > an "educational segment" of a
> > monthly meeting, held by a
> > company called Executive Forums.
> > I'll be at one Maine's largest
> > law firms today, and in attendance
> > will be CEOs from a variety of
> > Maine's larger businesses.
> > The theme of my presentation
> > is "Productive Goofing Off".
> > I had to provide drafts of
> > my Power Point Presentation
> > slides, and on the final
> > slide, I introduced:
> > "Natural Enlightenment...
> > Tapping Into Intuitive
> > Consciousness.
> > Heart Meditation..."
> > I wasn't sure this one
> > would make it past the
> > conservative corporate
> > panel who approves the
> > presentations. But to my
> > pleasant surprise, they
> > asked that I spend the
> > most time on this final
> > slide...and asked, "would
> > I give them specific
> > things to do, and explain
> > how to do this meditation...
> > and would it help with stress...
> > for the CEOs...and their
> > employees?"
> > It appears that maybe more
> > of the mainstream corporate
> > world is taking a look at
> > the heart...
> > of business and commerce.
> > I'll let you know how
> > it goes.
> > Namaste and love,
> > Jeff
> Dear Papajeff,
> In a way, I'm not surprised at all about corporate America welcoming
> Meditation education. We've been giving seminars to many different
> types of professional organizations and corporations for more than 10
> years. The insurance companies have recognized the value of meditation
> as a health related asset to mental, emotional and physical well
> being, and many corporations now implement all the preventive health
> maintenance methodologies they can afford. And none are more cost
> effective than meditation. Similarly, meditation is the singular
> method most easily learned, retained, and actually used. So, I'm not
> going to say anything corny like "Give em hell"...I'm going to get
> even cornier, and say "Give em heaven":-)
> Peace and blessings,
Wow, you were exactly right. Reminds me of Rumi's poem
about knocking on the door and realizing that you
were on the inside already. The group was enthusiastic
and receptive way beyond my expectations. The note pads
really came out when we came to specific techniques of
meditation. A very positive and encouraging experience.
Tampa Bay Bucs are Superbowl Champions.
Life is good.
Love and namaste,