Author: maybe

Rocking the Boat

‘Don’t rock the boat’ would seem sound advice but not in all circumstances. It depends on where the boat is headed. Rocking the boat is not easy in organizations for lots of reasons. Even leaving aside the fear of the consequences from rocking the boat, there are enormous pressures on us to conform. Be alert. Be aware. But, above all, be cautious around expecting and rewarding loyalty. You are probably encouraging compliance and preserving some status quo that might need to be questioned.

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Do you Really Know Who comes to work Every Day?

How your people think and feel as they come into work every day makes a huge difference to how they are and how they perform at work. You can influence this. You can help people to see their lives, their work and themselves in positive and enriching...

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Me? I don’t believe in anything!

Believing is important. Believing in something. That there is something meaningful behind or through all of this. But this is not easy and more and more people say they don’t believe in anything any more. Are they right not to believe? How would we know? We don’t need to know. WE can live and make the most of every day, of every event in the day, and the question will be answered for us. And then we will truly live with the strongest of beliefs from our rich daily experiences.   More info:  http://maybe.ie/your-beautiful-life/ Buy...

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Short piece on book launches – A Gift

A book launch with a difference ! It was with great happiness that Brian welcomed many friends, family and clients to the official launch of his latest book YOUR BEAUTIFUL LIFE – A GIFT. As you can imagine, this was no ordinary event.   The title of the book was brought to life with the special guests Brian had invited to speak about the lives they each have had and how they see and value the great gift of every day. Again, in typical Brian fashion, he facilitated the distances people would have to come to celebrate this event with...

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Jon Westenberg : If the ship is sinking, go the fuck down with it. You always owe that much

“If the ship is sinking, go the fuck down with it.You always owe that much.” You may not share the experiences of the author of this blog, nor may you share his views but I hope you see the important questions he is raising around trust, around loyalty, around relationships and around values. All nice soft words these but there is not a person in the world being shot, a person dying of hunger, a bomb being dropped, a device exploded, or millions living in fear and uncertainty, that do not have their roots in these words. But you...

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