Forbes and Stanford leaders discuss non-profits and mindfulness. Brendan Barbato is the Founder of Shelfie Challenge. His work caught the eye of Forbes Scholar program and his company is dedicated to helping non-profits.
About Brendan Barbato
Brendan Barbato is the founder of Shelfie Challenge. His work caught the eye of Forbes Scholar program and his company is dedicated to helping non-profits succeed. He is a first-generation college student and his spare time consists of performing medical research. He said the best feeling in the world comes after helping others. He was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes at a young age. This fueled his interest in and experience with non-profits.
About Leah Weiss
Leah Weiss is a researcher, writer and consultant specializing in the application of mindfulness and compassion in the workplace. She teaches courses on Mindful Leadership and facilitates Women in Management groups at the Stanford Graduate School of Business. She is thee Program Director and a member of the Founding Faculty for the Compassion Institute, founded by Thupten Jinpa the principal translator to the Dalai Lama. Her first book, Heart at Work, is forthcoming from HarperCollins in 2018.