Sep 06 2021
As an adult I don’t get that automatic sense of new beginnings in a work context every year. January 1st for me is about personal change but I don’t have a career equivalent and there’s no reason why not. In fact, I think it’s crucial and why would we limit this refresh to once per year? Why not have a quarterly reset? Even if we’re heading back into the same role we can attack the next season with fresh intentionality.
Aug 05 2021
In the rebranding exercise, the title of ‘The Slow Coach’ seems to fit the times, as my coaching practice appears to be taken up with clients all trying to go too fast.
Jul 12 2021
Last month I finished the Zen Leader series, a three-year journey that has honestly changed the fabric of who I am.
Jun 14 2021
It’s not surprising in an environment where almost everything around us is changing nearly constantly, that our species is so attached to keeping things the same.
May 14 2021
It seems that wherever we turn, we are confronted by a world in disintegration, with little rationality or compassion.
Apr 19 2021
The first 6 months of self-employment have been interesting, revealing. As a one-man-band selling your own time, there’s nowhere to hide.
Apr 02 2021
An image we sometimes use in Zen training is likening our mind to a body of water. When calm and quiet, it reflects the conditions around it clearly; when stirred up and turbulent, it distorts everything.
Mar 22 2021
In essence, patience is the ability to tolerate discomfort. It’s a useful skill, and one that is being put to the test right now: a full year into a pandemic.