The connection between SIYLI and the Feeding America Network and its food banks has inspired leadership to serve with more compassion, presence, and mindfulness. Feeding America is one of SIYLI's community partner organizations. They send employees to SIYLI's programs for little to no costs. Megan Whitney, Manager of Network Fundraising Services at Feeding America, shares the impact the SIY program is having on her leadership style and the work culture.Read More
It can be overwhelming and relentless. But the truth is and always will be: building resilience starts with oneself, and self-care is the cornerstone. Cultivating a genuine, trusting relationship with yourself is imperative.Read More
Lindsey (Executive Director) shares her experience after having been invited to the UK Mindfulness Initiative’s event this September in celebration of the release of their latest report, Mindfulness in Westminster: Reflections from UK Politicians.Read More
For those in service professions, it is essential to be aware of the signs and symptoms of burnout so that we can take proactive steps to prevent it. One step is to bring in moments of mindfulness, or present-moment awareness, which can help build resilience, reduce stress, and increase well-being.
Time and again, I have found myself floored by the insight of my colleagues, the compassion of the mindfulness teachers we get to be around, and the authenticity of the SIYLI community. And now we get to build a new way of making an impact in the social sector.Read More
Our mission at SIYLI is to make mindfulness and emotional intelligence practical and accessible. One of the ways we have been working to fulfill that mission is through community projects in Parkland, Florida, Flint, Michigan, Bhutan and more. Learn about our community projects and what is to come.Read More
In today's world, massive change can happen overnight, unexpectedly and be more disruptive than ever. Emotional intelligence is essential for any team or individual to meet the challenges that lie ahead.Read More
As we look towards re-entering the world of in-person gatherings and working at the office after the COVID-19 pandemic, learn a few tips on managing this transition with care and integrating the lessons learned over this last year.Read More