Archives for April 2013

Attribution Biases – How Do You See The World?

The Little Things That Annoy Us I’m driving along a freeway and small drops of water start gathering on my windscreen. I look up to see a large four-wheel drive in front of me with it’s windscreen wipers on. At this point I don’t notice any other cars on the road using their windscreen wipers. […]

Managers – Conflict is Bad for Your Health!

Research indicates some sad facts about conflict, health and hierarchy! Managers spend a lot of time managing conflict and this is having a detrimental effect on their health. On average, managers spend 25-40% of their time managing conflict (Washington Business Journal, May, 2005). This not only takes a lot of time, it has also been […]

Mindfulness at Work

Feeling Stressed at Work? Would you like some strategies that have been proven to help you: reduce stress clear your mind relax and unwind We can provide you with tailored workshops for your workplace using: mindfulness techniques meditation yoga laughter yoga dance Preventing workplace issues is the best cure. Start today! Fill in the form […]

Top 6 Leadership Tips to Prevent Conflict in Your Organisation

Leadership is extremely important to all organisations. There is no doubt. Great leadership can prevent much workplace conflict. Poor leadership can exacerbate, even contribute to workplace conflict. There are, however, steps you can take to prevent conflict in your workplace. Encourage transparency of decision-making… People often become distressed when they are unsure of “why” decisions are […]

MSCEIT Accreditation Facilitation Coaching

Are you looking for Emotional Intelligence Assessment, Facilitation and Coaching? Emotional Intelligence Tools – MSCEIT We recommend using the Mayer Salovey Caruso Emotional Intelligence Test (MSCEIT). The MSCEIT is considered the gold standard in emotional intelligence testing. It is considered an IQ test for emotions. Test-takers are asked to resolve a series of emotion-related problems. The MSCEIT provides objective feedback […]

Workplace Mediation Training Videos

Check out our Workplace Mediation Training Videos for insights into the in-depth workplace mediation skills you will develop in our Workplace Mediation Training Program. Next Program Dates – 8-10 October in Sydney – Advanced Workplace Mediation Training 3-4 and 12-14 November in Sydney – Workplace Mediation Training that meets the training requirements of the National Accreditation System (NMAS) Following are a sample […]

Compassionate Mediation

Building Compassion in Mediation only takes 1.25 minutes Results of an initial study conducted by Mindful Mediation’s Managing Director, Caryn Cridland, as well as Dr Doris McIlwain and Dr Allan Bull at Macquarie University in 2010 revealed that in as little as 1.25 minutes, people could be influenced to make more compassionate decisions when resolving workplace […]

Third World Congress on Positive Psychology (IPPA 2013) Conference

Mindful Mediation are delighted to announce that Caryn Cridland, Founder of Mindful Mediation, will present a poster titled “Positive Organisations in Minutes: The Impact of Brief Interventions on Employee Behaviour” at the Third World Congress on Positive Psychology (International Positive Psychology Association (IPPA) 2013) Conference on 27 to 30 June 2013 at the Westin Bonaventure – […]