A Lexicon of Social Well-Being by NA NA, Luigino Bruni

By NA NA, Luigino Bruni

We needs to fast how one can reside good on the earth because it is this day, together with the world of labor. we have to study a brand new vocabulary of economics and markets that's greater to appreciate the current global and that's prone to supply us the instruments to behave, and maybe increase it to boot.

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Many entrepreneurs are undergoing a moral and spiritual trial. They believe that they are responsible for dragging their family, their employees, and the community on a naïve and misguided adventure, which (they think) was built on the basis of arrogance, pride, and the failure to understand their own limits and resources. Illness, exhaustion, defamation, and accusations come along with this hardship; selling or shutting down the business seem to be the only ways out of such an unbearable situation.

The Hebrew word hamad does not mean covet, but rather means plotting to obtain the coveted thing (and commit an evil deed). One should overcome evil thoughts and feelings as soon as they arise, so that one will not do evil deeds, speak false words, and make omissions. Envy incites a mechanism of mutual damage. Envious people take pleasure in praising their successful deeds (and omitting their misfortunes) to those who envy them. This behavior triggers a spiral of hostility in which we are both victims and promoters.

Those who engage in these conversations both listen and speak, give and receive. 0012 Dialogue 39 their subordinates and commit themselves to changing. Their biggest mistake in personal meetings is avoiding complaints by cutting off employees (“you miss the point ... ,” “you don’t see the full picture ... ”). In private conversations one should not have to justify oneself, but listen and welcome criticism and hardships – we are so undeveloped in the art of listening! A supervisor should listen, absorb, and process critiques and not criticize in return.

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