The Virtuous Cycle of Research and Learning

cel_cycleThe CEL approach supports an evolutionary cycle between research and learning that allows continuous transformational change:

  • highest quality academic research identifies organizational needs
  • customized learning programs are developed from research results
  • post-learning assessments to measure effectiveness of the learning programs
  • learning about organizational evolution nurture highest quality academic research which in turn improves the design of learning programs

Key Insights from CEL Research

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Neuroscience - The experience of mental silence meditation is connected with high levels of pleasure and with the rebalancing of emotional and cognitive processes.

Medical science - Practitioners of mental silence meditation experience significantly lower levels of stress and enhanced mental and physical well-being compared to best available practices.

Management - Managers exposed to meditation training show significant changes in their values system, emotional balance and decision making patterns towards responsible behaviour and higher levels of social consciousness.

*) Silence Your Mind by Dr Ramesh Manocha, Hachette Australia Pty Limited, 2013

Manocha R, Black D,Sarris J, Stough C, A Randomised Controlled Trial of Meditation for Stress, Anxiety and Depressed Mood in Full Time Workers, Evidence-Based Complementary Medicine