CPD 1 2015: Working with Mindfulness

CPD 1 2015: Working with Mindfulness

IMI CPD For Managers

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Our 2015 series of CPD Workshops for Managers kicks off on Thursday March 12th, with a session on Working with Mindfulness led by Rasmus Hougaard of The Potential Project (TPP).

Businesses today operate under intense pressure to produce results. In the 24/7 pressurised, always on, information-overloaded environment of the typical modern workplace, it can be difficult to focus our attention on what is really important. Indeed the ability to manage our attention may be one of the key management skills of the 21st century.

This CPD Workshop will show why and how Fortune 500 companies are using mindfulness training to significantly increase job performance, resilience, creativity and work-life balance.

The session will cover:

  • What mindfulness is and what the science is telling us
  • Benefits to you and your organisation
  • How to apply mindfulness in the workplace
  • A mindfulness training session


Participants should leave with a clear understanding of how they can practically use mindfulness to benefit themselves, their team, and their business.

About the Potential Project:

Head-quartered in Copenhagen, The Potential Project is an international organisation working across the globe with leading organisations to achieve better performance and results through corporate-based mindfulness training. See The Potential Project to find out more. 


Date: 12th March 2015

Time: Registration 7.30am – 8.30am | Workshop 8.30am – 10.00am

Venue: IMI Conference Centre, Sandyford, Dublin 16

Fees & Registration: See separate tab. 



Aimed at mid to senior level managers, our quarterly CPD Workshops and Management Digests are designed to ensure you and your team are constantly refreshing and enhancing your management and leadership knowhow. Facilitated by IMI Faculty, our CPD Workshops focus on live Best Practice Management themes. A companion quarterly digest from the IMI Knowledge Centre, highlights the latest management thinking on the theme of the day in an accessible format and ensures you are always up to date with new ideas.

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Rasmus Hougaard is the Founder and Managing Director of The Potential Project – a leading global provider of corporate mindfulness training solutions.


The Potential Project works with fortune 500 companies in 22 countries across North America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Clients of The Potential Project include Accenture, Nike, American Express, Microsoft and Sony to name a few. The objective of their programmes is to enhance organisational and individual performance and well-being through skillful application of mindfulness in a corporate context.

Rasmus holds a Master’s degree in Organisational Development & Adult Learning and degrees in Philosophy and Human Resources. Prior to establishing The Potential Project, he worked as a Programme Manager at Sony Corporation and an organisational development consultant and researcher.

He has practiced and taught mindfulness since the early 90s and has many years of experience working with leaders in bringing mindfulness and mental effectiveness into their organisations and lives. Rasmus is recognised as a leading international authority on training the mind to be more focused, effective and clear in an organisational context.




IMI Corporate & Personal Members – Complimentary

IMI Alumni – €25

Non-members – €125



Please register here

Please note that registration will close at 5pm on Monday March 9th.

IMI Conference Centre,
Sandyford Road,
Dublin 16