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Professor Jeremy Hunter featured on NPR: Mindfulness as Management Skill?

Published on Thursday, September 13, 2012

Buddhist Meditation: A Management Skill?

September 13, 2012

A handful of executive MBA programs around the country — from Harvard to Michigan's Ross School of Business — are teaching students Buddhist meditation techniques. It's not necessarily about teaching spirituality, but focus. There's no way to quantify whether learning how to be centered during a stressful business meeting is balancing the bottom lines at companies. But students say slowing down does help them be more effective.

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