Many people tend to confuse Motivation with Inspiration. No doubt, inspirational people, stories, and events are important. They help reinforce the reality that obstacles can be overcome. They illuminate the fact that we are not alone in facing challenges, and help us connect with others who might be going through something similar. They show us what’s possible, even when life feels impossible.
The reason why external ‘Motivation’ doesn’t last is that true change comes from within. The ‘Change Engine’ stalls out, because the motivational fuel source is internal. Continue reading B.Y.O.M. (Bring Your Own Motivation)
“Those who know, do. Those that understand, teach.” ― Aristotle Continue reading Hot For Teaching
I’ve found that so many people want to help change the world for the better, but they don’t know where to start, or how to leverage their time and effort. With the upcoming EG project, more people than ever before will be able to effectively and efficiently drive the changes most important to them. Continue reading Labour of Love
Voluntarily giving up the safety and security of a traditional/permanent role can seem daunting…maybe even a little crazy. It takes a certain mindset to accept some inevitable uncertainty and ambiguity. Continue reading Group Work
It was partly exciting and partly scary, which happen to be criteria I use to this day to determine whether or not something is worth doing. Continue reading A Working Week
The first leg of my upcoming journey is a 6-month adventure. It involves several new and exciting changes, and will serve as a launching point for a 2-year project that will aim to change the world for the better (zero pressure!). Continue reading A Work In Progress