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WORLD ECONOMIC FORUM IN DAVOS Amid the Chattering of the Global Elite, a Silent Interlude By DAVID GELLES DAVOS, Switzerland – For 10 minutes at the World Economic Forum here on Wednesday afternoon, a conference room jammed with more than 100 high-powered delegates was entirely silent. The rare interlude of equanimity came during a panel called Leading Mindfully, a discussion of how meditation was impacting the workplace. And with a mix of breathing instructions, management theory and personal reflection, the session provided a stark counterpoint to the frenzied discussions about geopolitical instability, currency fluctuations and climate change in nearby rooms. Read the rest of this entry »