“Everything can be taken from a man (person) but one thing: the last of the human freedoms — to choose one’s attitude in any given set of circumstances, to choose one’s own way.”

There are still those young genius who work for the larger corporate institution who will believe that the surrender of their values, the attention to long hours of excessive work, the subordination of their true nature will win them a prize. It will not. It will lead to illness, disease, disharmony and loss. We must …

Living prevention, means to find your centre. To hold that centre no matter whether you are thinking in the head or feeling in the body, the centre stays strong. That means achieving great inspiration but still having a firm grip on reality. That centre is never missing.

For the centred person everything becomes beautiful, and whole. Whatever he or she is doing, no matter what it is, they focus their mind and take full mindfulness. Nothing is trivial. They will not say, “this is small and this is large.” This is important and this is unimportant, no, for them everything holds the …

Prevention is 1/10th the cost of Cure… So coaching must, to be effective, support and challenge you to prevent what you don’t want. In other words you’ll like it and dislike it.

Motivating yourself to do stuff can be a total bummer and nobody knows it better than me. I'm totally motivated to do my high priority tasks and love it, like writing blogs, doing podcasts, coaching clients and kissing my partner. But there are a few things, like swimming in cold sharky water that really get …

THE ANXIETY ECONOMY

The Innovation Group is proud to present The Anxiety Economy, a new report examining the impact of uncertainty and fear on consumer behavior. In the quest to achieve ultimate happiness, Americans are embarking on exhausting, expensive self-help seminars, meditation retreats, workplace wellness programs and endless positive self-talk - and yet, despite all of these safeguards, they are more …

PREVENTION IS BETTER THAN CURE 100% OF THE TIME BECAUSE THE PAIN OF REGRET ALWAYS OUTWEIGHS THE PAIN OF DISCIPLINE

It takes 10% of the energy to prevent something happening than it does to fix it once it's happened.If you ask yourself what you don't want, and how to prevent it happening you will live a very long and happy lifeIf you ask your team - what don't we want, and go about doing those …

DO WE REALLY NEED TO BECOME ILL IN ORDER TO GAIN THE MANY BENEFITS ILLNESS WILL BRING US?

In health we have a set of values so overwhelmingly strong that even, subconsciously, we will sabotage anything that gets in the way of them. And yet, when we are ill, those values become the subject of ridicule, we engage in immediate and significant re-negotiation with ourselves. It seems that we only value wealth over …

Diversity is a beautiful idea, but if diversity means your uniqueness is no longer valued, it’s not helping

Punit Renjen is global CEO Deloitte. If you read his bio you see a very westernised Indian-American man who has worked his way to this very powerful role. If you read his philosophy and business approach, you will see clearly that he values his Indian cultural roots. Diversity can often welcome different cultures and make …

A Sense of Self

With a sense of self, we can relax, enjoy intensity, put 100% effort into something and yet, stay calm. Chris Walker - No you are not your name: your name was invented and you can change it. This can't be you...Male - No, that's my genderA life coach change agent... No, that's my jobA father …

Who Are You?

Where did you come from? Why are you here? Where are you going? Who are you? If you can't answer any one of these questions, self doubt will rob you of the success and happiness you deserve. Because when you live as nature intended you get what nature intended and these four questions, the four …

Experience is a very bad teacher. It shows you what you should’ve or could’ve done to prevent what you have done…. better to learn from other people’s experience instead.

Attached to today's article is a video, a wonderful thought provoking inspirational video about success and failure. Save the link for when you've got time... it is a video TED TALK by Alain de Botton: A real estate tycoon who was struggling with life came up to me at the end of a speaking engagement …

BE R.E.A.L in your life. It saves you time and money, and just imagine a world in which the vast majority of us lived life BEING REAL – living according to the principles of nature, we would be at peace with ourselves and with each other.

BE REALITY.... Reality is more beautiful than fantasy. Instead of living life you don’t like and dreaming about life you do like, why not live the life you do like and dream the life you don’t like. Imagine for example, living the rest of your life wishing you were somewhere else, avoiding reality, then, see …

Being a positive enabler, ask why this person cannot proceed without you. If the answer is material, lend a hand. If it’s emotional, be careful.

To help somebody to do something they could not do without you. It can be good and bad. To allow a friend to drink themselves to death is enabler. To help someone do something they dream about is an enabler. To help a friend out of trouble is an enabler. So you see one must …

Make Your Success in Life and Work Really Count For Something…

We live in revolutionary times and our lives are being altered in ways we cannot predict. Every major institution is being transformed. Our most deeply held values are in dispute and the nature of personal relationships is changing drastically. Our capacity to feed and house ourselves, to live healthy and useful lives, to work productively …

Trust Your Gut

Trusting people makes you weak. Trusting yourself makes you strong. The only question "what part of you is trustable?"Chris Walker Emotions cannot be trusted. Feelings are fickle and short term. Goals are cold and dehumanising. Religion has the devil built into it. You must learn what to trust, and which voices are reactive and therefore …

Great teams are built by great individuals: Individuality is the key to team performance…

LEADERSHIP - ENJOY - MANIFEST - SPIRITUAL - NATURE BASED - TRUE NATURE - INSPIRED - LIVE, LOVE, LIFE - UNDERSTAND WHAT MAKES PEOPLE TICK - ENGAGE BETTER - WELLBEING - INSIGHT - COACH OTHERS 1. Great teams are great because of Individuality - not in spite of it You and each person in your …

Back On Track™ Positive Personal Change Through Greater Consciousness

The whole idea of this 30 day fully coached program is to give people tools to keep their lives on track and get the best out of life I believe that people get off track, lose their sense of purpose, feel unfulfilled or depressed because their life is somehow out of balance.  FAST PERSONAL CHANGE …