Platforms vs pedestals. What are you building?

There are two types of pedestals. The one you build with intent and desire. You like the altitude. You like that people must look up. That you get to look down. It makes you feel superior. The other is when people put you on a pedestal of their own making. They project some altitude on you, give you a status … Read More

How do we empower the makers, dreamers and doers of society?

  Non conformity + community building. Do not try and take my uniqueness and have it fit. And, encourage me to work with the whole community towards something bigger than any one of us. All of us are misfits in some area. And all of us want to find our tribe. Curiosity + Constraints. Always endlessly curious, and living in … Read More

Dismissed – being heard is a form of wealth

We all know the experience of being dismissed as an irrelevant voice, or an irrelevant human. And…if we are honest, we have all dismissed others as irrelevant. I have been a master at dismissing, which of course is why I have had to face dismissal so thoroughly of late. Here is how it works. I am introduced to a ‘business … Read More

Entrepreneurs for Impact. A more beautiful world through business.

This next three months I am offering something very special to those four (4) of you who are hell bent on creating an IMPACTFUL business that is good for the planet and all the creatures on it. You know…business where we want to make a profit, AND we do not want to sell our soul. Even one nano piece of … Read More

Seduction and Courtship – why knowing the difference matters

Seduction is the currency of our time. Clever campaigns invite us to believe that we are lesser humans for not having the hottest, newest “X”. Seduction is the constant barrage of images. Skinny, young, perfect. Selfies. Its the data mined construction of words and messages. The Cambridge Analytica, where unless we are super aware, we will be seduced. To be … Read More