Welcome to our special newsletter focusing on mindful leadership. Interest in mindfulness is growing. And it’s no surprise. This simple ancient practice of paying attention to the present moment is opening people’s eyes, minds and hearts to the wonderful opportunities that are ‘right here, right now’ , and that all we need to remember is to pause and notice. So in this special newsletter we have focused on the potential of mindful leadership, an overview of why mindful leadership is an important in our busy working lives, a reflections on facilitating a mindful leadership programme, and offering a simple practice, the purposeful pause, that can help us find a moment of calm and clarity in our busy everyday lives.