Behind the Scenes

It’s easy to step out of a movie theatre and reflect on the experience of the last 2 hours. Most of the time we consider the experience and entertainment as an isolated event and rate our perception if the encounter. If we take a moment to consider the enormous amount of energy invested in such […]

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Pathways to Purpose

The first is a long journey with a stopover in a town called Discipline. There we are shaped and groomed through instilling of values, structure and dedication. It requires long hours of perfecting fundamentals. To our astonishment, we gain depth of understanding and a certain responsiveness possible only because of a well-trained subconscious. When we […]

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Cultivating Discipline

Believe it or not, it’s a key ingredient in freedom. It’s something you foster over time. You are not just born with it. All of us need to learn to brush our teeth twice a day. We learn to make our bed, clean our rooms and close the cupboard doors. It’s also progressive. The more […]

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Buy-In

It’s negotiated. You might get the work done without it, but it will take longer and will be a struggle. The alternative is to do the work. Take the time to accommodate the process others require to commit. It might take them longer. You might walk around the tree a couple of times. In the […]

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Involved or committed

The fundamental difference is not one of capacity or skill. It’s one of intention. When we want to be involved, we join for the experience and the benefits. We pursue the convenience and the added value. By the same measure, involvement fizzles out when the cost rises. When the trade-off becomes too steep or the […]

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