Where are you on the road – Apprentice, Journeyman, Master?

Everyone starts at zero. What we fail to consider in our haste-to-the-top world is that moving to Mastery is not just about learning skills. True Mastery is a way of being. We reach Mastery through falling down and getting up again. A thousand times. Or more. This shapes us the person, as much as we learn the skills required. In … Read More

The art of apprenticeship

From Old French, apprendre- to learn, apprenticing as an act of reverence to life and our journey across its unexpected contours evokes much needed humility. In the medieval times all craftspeople started as an apprentice, bound to a master for seven years at least. After this time they became journeyman, able to charge their own fee, still far from mastery. … Read More