It’s a whole new month, new year, new decade. That blank book in front of you that’s 2020 can be overwhelming to make some sense of. That’s why I had Lindsey Rogers do a workshop on Reflecting Forward: Learning from Last Year to Create the Vision for Your Best Year Yet, at my January Learning and … [Read more...] about How to reflect forward
Police, secret service agents & FBI are everywhere. And those are only the ones I can see. I wonder how many snipers are stationed out of sight. Roads are blocked with huge cement bomb blast protectors. Traffic is cordoned off & diverted, while the streets are a colourful riot of every skin … [Read more...] about Police, secret service agents & FBI are everywhere.
There’s a time to speak & a time to listen. There’s a time to reflect & a time to act Last week was for reflection. Today’s for action. Based on a traumatic incident I had while in the ICU, in the first of this 3 series post I talked about the power of praxis. Praxis is … [Read more...] about Hang out in your head & reflect, then get up off the couch & take action. Rinse. Repeat.
There’s a time to speak & a time to listen, There’s a time to tell your own story & a time to hear others, There’s a time to take a break because you can & a time to take a break because you have to, There’s a time to reflect & a time to act. Today’s a day to … [Read more...] about There’s a time to tell your own story & a time to hear others
A blast of pungent, loamy, putrid smell wafted by my nose. Next came an odd, indescribable sounds of protest - a whine, guttural groan & deep, back of the throat rumbling wrapped into one. Turning around I saw our beasts of burden for the first time - 3 camels that would accompany us on a … [Read more...] about 5 lessons from trekking with camels
"Silence is the true friend that never betrays" said Confucius (551-479 BC), Chinese thinker & educator. Me thinks he was a Head Life Lens®. Reflection, deep thought & analysis are the medicine that prevent jumping blindly over a cliff with hasty ill-considered actions. Take a deep breath … [Read more...] about Silence is the true friend that never betrays
I have two kids. One is an extremer Stop Life Lens® and 1 is an extremer Go Life Lens®. (Go Life Lenses® being oriented towards action - yes, let's try it, jump in! and Stop Life Lenses® being oriented towards reflection, rumination and thinking it over - hang on, wait a minute, let me … [Read more...] about My stop then go kid & what I learned from buying a spatula