Reactivity or Your Calling: What’s Driving Your Choices?

Starting when you were young and throughout your life you’ve made a significant number of life-changing choices. Some decisions were consciously made, and others were made subconsciously. “I’ll never be vulnerable in front of a group again!” “So much for asking for what I REALLY want – screw that!” “I want to be just like … Continue Reading »

How to Build Conscious Collaboration

We can accomplish so much more together than we can alone, yet the old operating models for collaboration in organizations are not working very well any more. Many of us avoided or quit large corporations out of frustration with the hierarchies involved. Yet the opposite extreme of working on one’s own leaves many with isolation … Continue Reading »

Reactivity is a Doorway to Your Essential Self

We know from physicists, ecologists and mystics that our apparently separate existence as individuals is an illusion. We are not separate; everything we do impacts others on the planet in the continuous web of life. Even the hard edges defined by our skin don’t actually exist. We are mostly empty space within. The apparent solidity … Continue Reading »

Information Overload: The Cost and the Solution

Are you often faced with so many details and priorities that it feels impossible to sort out what to do next? You’re managing personal commitments along with self care, serving your clients and/or colleagues and trying to keep current with your industry, all while fulfilling your mission in the world. Information overload literally means that … Continue Reading »

Bridge Polarization to Clear the Way to What Matters

Us versus Them

With the level of intense polarization in the political arena these days, it sometimes seems like the world has gone mad. As the politeness of political correctness is set aside, raw reactivity is showing up in greater force than before, and the forces of “measured reason” are not able to maintain control any more. Neither … Continue Reading »

How Aligned are Your Actions with Purposeful Priorities?

As a change agent, is your outer world as aligned as your inner world?  You’ve already spent years if not decades healing your inner world.  Yet, with the abundance of options in the world today, it’s an even bigger challenge to gain the outer alignment you need to fulfill your purpose. Outer alignment means that … Continue Reading »

The Serious Problem with Heroic Behavior

To transform society into new paradigm ways, we need to transform our own behavior. It’s not easy, because the new ways of operating that we are learning challenge the inner and outer status quo. One of the old paradigm perspectives that needs revisiting is the idealization of the individual hero. All our myths about the … Continue Reading »