Category: Purpose

Do you need inspiration?

“Inspiration is like respiration, an unconscious act.” David Woodier When you are inspired to do, be or have certain things in your life, you find yourself naturally taking the appropriate action to make it happen and it feels good irrelevant of whether you enjoy the actual process or not. The thing about doing things we love is that […]

Thursday April 23rd, 2015 in Mind, Purpose | No Comments »

My Burning Man TED style talk – 3Cs … Confidence, Clear Direction and Communication

Covering a brief overview of my background, I explain what I believe to be three key concepts, (starting 4:28m) the 3Cs of Confidence, Clear Direction and Communication in a short TED style talk. These are very useful for achieving more of what we want and minimising what we don’t want. Focusing on communication, I also […]

Tuesday January 13th, 2015 in Mind, Purpose, Travel | 2 Comments »

“A magnet ever receives energy from the direction of its generation”

  This is true. I read this today when reviewing Dante’s perspective on desire and thought it a lovely illustration of the importance and worthiness of living true to our values. Our actions diligently describe our values far beyond what our heads ever tell us, although our minds sometimes disagree. There are activities we pursue […]

Friday June 6th, 2014 in Mind, Purpose, Travel | No Comments »

Eat, Pray, Love, Act, Share …

I’ve recently been listening to the book Eat, Pray, Love  by Elizabeth Gilbert. I’ve watched her TED talk about Your Genius a number of times and hearing her questioning inflection in the way she speaks, I can only think of her on stage telling her stories. I’m at the ‘Love’ part of the book, the third […]

Sunday March 9th, 2014 in Purpose, World | 1 Comment »

Re-member how Awesome you are! You’re No.1 of 7 billion at that!

I believe we consistently achieve such a huge range of attributes we don’t acknowledge and I think that’s a shame, as they are free and usually serve us and the people around us. For example, at any moment we can find where we have deep knowledge, smoldering confidence or inspirational freedom, simply by looking for […]

Saturday July 13th, 2013 in Mind, Purpose | No Comments »

How NOT to be a Loser (i.e. how to be a Winner and a Leader)

As we covered How to be a Loser yesterday, here are some steps to ensuring you’re a winner. How to be a Winner – 5 Simple Steps 1. Be Honest with yourself Stop comparing yourself with others who are worse off than you are in order to make yourself feel better. Compare yourself to where […]

Monday June 17th, 2013 in Mind, Purpose | No Comments »

5 Tips to be a loser

Earlier I mentioned I was going to talk about how to be a Loser. Well this is achieved in 5 simple ways: 1. Deceive yourself Pretend life is better than it really is to preserve your identity and destroy any need to tap in to your real power and move forward. Don’t be honest with […]

Sunday June 16th, 2013 in Mind, Purpose | No Comments »

The Choke Effect … how is it affecting your life?

Oops, I said I’d do the ‘5 Tips to be a Loser‘ today, but I’ll do that after I’ve got this current idea out of my head. I was listening to ABC Radio National the other day and there was an interesting programme on about design, I think the programme is called In Design. There was […]

Sunday June 16th, 2013 in Mind, Purpose | No Comments »

Is your life flowing … ?

Life is about flow. Most would agree that when life is flowing, it feels good, we achieve more of what we want and our stress levels are lower; this does not mean life is always good, it just means we’re moving in a direction which supports our values. Using a river analogy, I believe turbulence […]

Thursday June 13th, 2013 in Health, Mind, Purpose | No Comments »

Empyreance links – the whole collection

Here are the links we accessed during Empyreance Sydney 2012. Mindblowing! I reckon we covered the equivalent of a degree every day … for 10 days: Astrology, Astrophysics, Art, Poetry, Peace & War, Love, Yoga, Morals & Ethics, Higher Mind, Dreams, Death Rituals, Cosmology, Creation and so much more… This is the full list. Click […]

Sunday December 9th, 2012 in Mind, Purpose, World | 2 Comments »