Crossing the threshold from an idea to a business

There comes a time when an idea needs to transform onto solid ground. As a serial entrepreneur, ideas are a never scarce. But to hold them close in the form of an idea is to deliver a still born. At some critical juncture, the idea needs form. It needs to be rooted in structure. This extends well beyond a business … Read More

Change, Sacred Cows, Trusted Coaches

I have been a squad swimmer for about 17 years, 3 times a week, minimum of 3.4 kms per session. Regular. As. Clockwork. For the last 8 months my swimming has not been up to par. Effort has been present. Certainly willingness and commitment. But my times have been down. Last week my coach got me to do one thing … Read More

On the question of personal power and surrogacy

In the award winning but chilling movie, No Country for Old Men, there is a scene between the psychopath Anton and a woman called Carla Jean, an innocent bystander. If you have not seen the movie, Anton Chigurh kills people with complete disassociation from humanity. It is his chilling absence of emotion that makes his character so compelling and repulsive. … Read More

Why Dare to Care? Why radical truth with compassion? Why did we chose this name?

There are many programs available that deal with similar concepts around having the difficult, critical, crucial, fierce, non-violent conversations. We in wealthy nations live in a post modern, pluralistic world, where the unwritten code is non judgement, non violence, happiness, and all things sugar and nice. I am not anti these things, I just know that all of these things … Read More

The Shift Has Already Occurred-Wake up

The past few weeks I have been feeling very restless, looking for and finding distractions, not able to focus for any period of time. I am an avid and committed observer of the world news, current affairs, plus have been studying history, and daily read from my greatest teacher, R Buckminster Fuller. Bucky talked about prognostication, that in order to … Read More