Book Club Week Sixteen: Five-Element Energies Everywhere

Season 2: Episode 30

In this final episode of the 2021 Book Club, Samm uses takeaways from “The Five-Element Solution” by Jean Haner to describe a new way of looking at the world and our workplaces. Now that we know the five elements are both everywhere, affected by everything, and needed for balance in our lives, what can this knowledge mean for our workplaces? Join us for this episode of The HRart of It Podcast as Samm breaks down the employee cycle in terms of the elements to show us that intuition can be that game-changing aspect of business we’re all looking for.

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Book Club Week Fifteen: Five-Element Solution by Jean Haner

Season 2: Episode 29

The Book Club walks through the next 70 pages of The Five-Element Solution by Jean Haner. In this next section of our reading, Haner describes a set of prescriptions on how to reset and re-balance your elements using simple tasks. We chat about Japanese forest bathing, the elements present in our homes, in our food, and even in our beer! Everything impacts how energy flows around us and within us, so you might just be surprised at what simple task could reset an element for you in your life. Grab your book! It’s time for another episode of The HRart of It Podcast.

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Book Club Week Fourteen: Five-Element Solution by Jean Haner

Season 2: Episode 28

This week the Book Club discusses The Five-Element Solution, a book by Jean Haner. Based on the Chinese Five Elements – Water, Wood, Fire, Earth, and Metal, this book shows readers how the elements play out in their personalities and lives. Each Book Club member shares stories about how their dominant elements show up in unexpected ways, like Liza who lines her home with beautiful stones to keep her element close to her, and Ben, who is so balanced between all the elements, he can switch back and forth between them depending upon what the situation calls for. As you listen and take the test yourself, think about how your dominant elements show up. Learn more by listening in on this episode of The HRart of It Podcast.

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Book Club Week Thirteen: Five-Element Personalities & Marriage

Season 2: Episode 27

As an introduction to our next Book Club book, host Samm Smeltzer invites her husband Josh to join her in a discussion on The Five-Element Solution by Jean Haner and how it relates to their relationship. Based on the traditional wisdom of the Chinese Five Elements – Water, Wood, Fire, Earth, and Metal, this book allows people to understand themselves and other people better. Get ready for some banter as Josh and Samm work their way through each other’s test results to see which elements they have in common and where the differences lie.

The next several episodes of The HRart of It Podcast will be dedicated to breaking down The Five-Element Solution by Jean Haner, so grab your copy today, take the element test, and join us for the next episode!

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