Meet the values: Learning

Today’s #value is #learning. It can be utterly seductive so you will stop everything else, or it can be something you are told to do or else. Still. You have been learning all your life and you are pretty good at it (forget if folks told you the opposite). What you learned made your life deeper, broader, wider … Continue reading Meet the values: Learning

Values and Integrity: It’s what happens next that is critical

Values etc, it is of course all nice on paper, but at some point, as you start living your values out loud they are going to be tested. This is where the stuff happens that truly matters, and when you are going to have to take action to preserve what you are looking to create for … Continue reading Values and Integrity: It’s what happens next that is critical

Living your values out loud – an advent calendar to get ready for 2019

What are your values and why should you care? Your values are one of the things that make you YOU. It’s the stuff you live by, whether you are conscious of it or not. Values help you figure out what right and wrong or better or worse look and feel like. Values are also among … Continue reading Living your values out loud – an advent calendar to get ready for 2019

Uncertainty, curiosity and decision-making

The goosebumps, the shivers. The pleasure and the discomfort. And often, a bit of both. Uncertainty and curiosity and how you relate to them are key to every decision making process. And, for that matter, to a happy, engaged and fulfilled life. So, what is the link to decisions: Some things are just too vast … Continue reading Uncertainty, curiosity and decision-making

Stillness and deep listening

What do you really want? Like, deep-down really? If-you-knew-you-couldn't-fail really? If-I-could-start-over-again really? We often don't take the time nor space to listen to what is inside ourselves. This requires some stepping back, removing yourself from your normal routines, from the kind of conversations you are always having. And just sitting with it. As Rilke said, … Continue reading Stillness and deep listening