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Spirituality in the workplace what it is, why it matters, how to make it work for you by Joan Marques

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Published by Personhood Press in Fawnskin, CA .
Written in English


  • Corporate culture -- United States.,
  • Quality of work life -- United States.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 197-202) and index.

StatementJoan Marques, Satinder Dhiman, Richard King.
ContributionsDhiman, Satinder., King, Richard, Dr.
LC ClassificationsHD58.7 .M3735 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 212 p. :
Number of Pages212
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22970829M
ISBN 109781932181234
LC Control Number2007920743

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Cons of Spirituality in the Workplace: 1. Religious conflicts between people: The benefits of spirituality in the workplace are way too much compared to the disadvantage but of course, the cons cannot be neglected. With spirituality making its way within the corporate sector as a part of the company welfare programs, it encourages in various forms. A Spirituality in the workplace offers everyone (Christian, non-Christian, atheist) a way to integrate the many facets of often times very fragmented lives through work. Bringing spirituality to work is not about thumping the Bible, but trying to reach the underlying concepts of peace, love, and compassion that promote integration. Workplace Spirituality Measurements Ongoing education in workplace spirituality is measured through patient, physician, and employee satisfaction; program attendance; and the visible integration of the spiritual dimension into all policies, programs, and measurements; as well as through increased staff retention and recruitment, philanthropy. Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA Jurkiewicz CL () Ethics and spirituality in crisis: the handbook of workplace spirituality, 2nd edn. M. E. Sharpe, New York Miller DW () God at work.