Doing Nothing Is As Bad As Committing The Crime

Doing Nothing Is As Bad As Committing The Crime

When was the last time you witnessed a crime? An injustice? Another person in trouble, being victimised, or bullied? When was the last time you saw someone who needed help and didn’t help them? An elderly person crossing the road, needing help to carry their...
Generations In The Physical World

Generations In The Physical World

Baby boomers grew up in a purely physical world. They know how to live physically, and figure things out. Generation X are on the cusp of the physical or analogue, and the digital or virtual world. They learned fundamental skills form their parents and added...
Navigating Information And Knowledge

Navigating Information And Knowledge

The mobile phone, tablet, laptop, internet gives us immediate access to the collective information and knowledge of the planet in our back pockets. We can find any thing we choose in an instant. The key then, is to teach our children how to navigate this information...
What Did I Learn this Week?

What Did I Learn this Week?

The simple act of asking one’s self “what did I learn this week?” What could I do better? Differently? And taking a single, small step to make a change. Over time, adds up to steer us in the right direction. Rather than repeating the same things over and over again....
Again With Incompetence

Again With Incompetence

At some point, in order to grow and expand, you have to step into a place of incompetence. Where the familiar is gone, and every thing is new and unknown. Where the learning curve must set in again. The point of incompetence, where’ you’re not the expert, and you...
Technology Is Making Us Dumb

Technology Is Making Us Dumb

Technology has the potential to help us do great things. Except, when it’s taking away the opportunity to ”think” for our selves. When you don’t have to think about any thing in a day, you stop using parts of your brain. And literally become dumber. When asked a...
Ask Three People

Ask Three People

When you can’t figure something out… What to do next, how to do something, what the heck’s going on… Ask three people, instead of fumbling around on your own. Ideally, someone who’s done it before. Regardless, when you ask three people, you might get two good answers...
Independent Learning

Independent Learning

Independent Learning requires initiative. It requires an individual to make a choice. To choose to better them selves and become expert in a particular area. It requires one to take steps, ask questions, follow advice and feedback. And not just wait to be told what to...
Compounding 10% Of Cash

Compounding 10% Of Cash

If you earned an average of $50,000 from the age of 18. And all you did was save 10% of that cash, or $5,000 a year, $416 per month, $96 a week. By the time you’re 50, that’s 32 years. You’ll have $160,000 in the bank. That’s without compounding interest, that builds...
When Your Boss Is A Douche

When Your Boss Is A Douche

When your boss is a douche, and it’s just who they are. That’s a problem that exists, that you cannot change. No matter what you do, it’s never going to be any different. You can work your arse off, do your best, seek approval and recognition. That’s never going to...
On The Way To Decay

On The Way To Decay

Someone fixed the gate with a bit of wire. It works but it’s kind of hanging. The hole in the pavement got filled with some asphalt. It’s ugly. The mark on the wall got covered with some paint that’s… nearly…the right colour. Just don’t look too close. Each of these...
Happiness Is Not Based On Stuff

Happiness Is Not Based On Stuff

Happiness is not the purchase of the next big screen TV, or a bigger house, a new wardrobe, a shinier car. Happiness is how you think those things will make you feel, once you have them. They might, for a short time, until the feeling goes away. And then you need n...
Texting While Walking

Texting While Walking

When you walk across the road looking at your mobile phone and texting. And fall over. Yes, I’ll help you up. But I won’t have much sympathy. You’re lucky you didn’t walk in front of a car. The driver might have been texting and not seen you… XO Liz...
What Do You Want To Be When You Grow Up?

What Do You Want To Be When You Grow Up?

What do you want to be when you grow up? For a 5 year old, a policeman, a basketball player, a teacher, an artist, an astronaut. The world is open to opportunity. But as we get older, we are forced to narrow it down, be more realistic. Pick a degree, a major, a...
The Internet Is Not A Newspaper

The Internet Is Not A Newspaper

There’s an interesting meme – an image of commuters of today flicking through a phone and commuters of 50 years ago with their heads buried in a newspaper. It seems the point being made is that human being have always isolated them selves in public scenarios....
Access To Every Thing

Access To Every Thing

You don’t need to pay thousands of dollars for degrees and courses and gurus and experts. With this thing called the internet, the information is out there. You now have access to every piece of information or thing you could possibly need. You’re not restricted to...
When The Horse Won’t Drink

When The Horse Won’t Drink

They say, you can lead a horse to water but you can’t make it drink. But what happens when you can’t even lead the horse to the water? You can try to entice it, with incentives and promises of rewards. You can push it and force it, with sticks and punishments and...
Life Is Collective

Life Is Collective

You cannot measure the success or failures of a person by one moment in time, or the outcome of one event, or one project or one job. Your life is the collective of every thing you create and do and are – the good, the bad and the ugly. Each moment of your life...
There’s No Self Love In Squats

There’s No Self Love In Squats

You know those people at the gym, both girls and guys. Huffing and puffing under 100kg weights, or running until they vomit. Legs burning as a personal trainer screams at them for yet another 10 squats. Red-faced, unhappy, and counting the minutes until it’s over....
Capitalist Crap In Your Lounge Room

Capitalist Crap In Your Lounge Room

We live in an economy of Capitalist Consumption. In order to survive, the capitalist system must expand infinitely. It requires more and more profit which has us creating disposable and obsolete products. On a daily basis, we’re buying stuff that we don’t need or goes...
Is Any One Having Fun Yet?

Is Any One Having Fun Yet?

Did you have fun yesterday? Ave you had any fun today? Do you enjoy what you’re doing? Or are you doing it because you have to, because it’s your job, because someone told you to? If you’re not having fun in the daily activities and experience that you have chosen to...
Hand Dryer Or Paper Towel?

Hand Dryer Or Paper Towel?

When you’ve washed your hands in a public bathroom. Do you go for the hand dryer or the paper towel? The paper towel is going into landfill. But the dryer is using fuel to power it, most likely fossil fuel. Which is better for the planet and the environment?...
Consumtionism

Consumtionism

There are two types of product. Those that you use, for the long-term – cars, washing machines, refrigerator. And, those that you use up – food, The consumer society encourages us to start to see the products you use for the long term as something that you...
Renaissance In A Specialist World

Renaissance In A Specialist World

Leonardo Da Vinci was interested in painting, sculpting, architecture, inventing, mathematics, music, astronomy, botany, geology, history, writing, cartography, literature, engineering… Michelangelo loved painting, sculpting, architecture, poetry, engineering… They...
The Needs Of Resistance

The Needs Of Resistance

A part of you wants to do or be or have something. Another part of you does not. When we push and force for what we want. And supress and repress and try to hide that which we don’t. We are simply adding more energy fuel to the resistance of our desires. Instead,...
Finding Purpose And Meaning

Finding Purpose And Meaning

If the purpose of human beings is to remember and rediscover the truth of who we are. The purpose of life is the vehicle for that journey of remembrance. Our emotions are the compass on that journey. When we feel good we are closer to the truth of who we are. When we...
You Can Only Do What You Can Do

You Can Only Do What You Can Do

You can only do what you can do. With the information that you know, and have at hand. Every thing else is still unknown to you, and you don’t know what you don’t know. So do what you can do now, And make a commitment to keep learning as much as you can. Asking...
No-One Cares About You As Much As You

No-One Cares About You As Much As You

No-one cares about you and your interests as much as you. No-one cares about your business, your relationship, your mental wellbeing… As much as you do, or you should. If you’re relying on other people to put you and your interests first. Make sure they do so, before...
Let Builders Build And Architects Architect

Let Builders Build And Architects Architect

Is a builder the right person to teach an architect how to design? They know about buildings, but no. A builder knows how to build, an architect knows how to design. There is a crossover, where an architect knows how things might go together. And a builder knows how...
Infinite Money To Be Made

Infinite Money To Be Made

Money is a tool, that exists in infinite potential. Made from nothing, by simply adding a perceived value to something. Buying a house, painting it and selling it for an extra $50k. Buying something for $2, and flipping it for $30 on eBay. Working a job to provide...
Strike A Vote For Policy?

Strike A Vote For Policy?

On the day of an election, people step up to the polls. Bombarded with flyers and how-to-vote cards as they move towards the door. It is interesting to see how many people take 2, 3 4 or 5 of these? Is it out of politeness, or because they have no idea who they are...
Something Is Better Than Nothing

Something Is Better Than Nothing

You skipped the gym when you said you’d go three times this week.
You ate that chocolate when you know you shouldn’t.
You didn’t…

Just Enjoy The Mentals

Just Enjoy The Mentals

80’s bands are making a comeback. Boom Crash Opera. Mental As Anything. Rocking the stage like they did three decades ago. But this time the audience is viewing through a lens. Recoding the show on a video-phone. Watching it through a screen. Something they could have...
You ARE Enough

You ARE Enough

You are totally enough.
Exactly as you are.
With your flaws and pitfalls and…

What Is Intimacy?

What Is Intimacy?

True intimacy starts with your self. It’s getting to know, understand and embrace the inner world that resides within. It’s understanding…

Your Life Reflects Your Mind

Your Life Reflects Your Mind

Your outside world is a complete reflection of your inside world. Your thoughts, beliefs, ideas. Travel through your mind.

Emotional Intelligence

Emotional Intelligence

Emotions belong to us all. The appear, emerge. Erupt. Dissolve. They have a life of their of their own. If you let them.

What You Resist, Persists

What You Resist, Persists

Something’s come into your life. Something you’re not quite sure of. Don’t quite love. Don’t quite want. But it’s here. And…

No-One Makes You Feel Like Shite

No-One Makes You Feel Like Shite

People do stuff. Say stuff. That hurts. That makes you feel like shite. Mean stuff. Personal stuff. Judgemental. You’re too this…

Scarcity Or Abundance?

Scarcity Or Abundance?

SCARCITY means there’s not enough.
You’re going to run out, miss out. It’s going to go away.
ABUNDANCE means …

Choose Love Over Fear

Choose Love Over Fear

Scared? Worried? Stressed? It’s a shitty way to live. It’s not what life was meant to be. And it comes from…

Aim For Love And Light

Aim For Love And Light

Where there is conflict there is pain. Where there is confusion there is dark. Where there is fear, there is …

Life Is A Conduit To Love

Life Is A Conduit To Love

Life is a conduit to Love. With a big, fat, capital L. Every thing that comes with living to the full…

What Is Your Highest Purpose?

What Is Your Highest Purpose?

Your Highest Purpose is what you are here to do. Your Highest Purpose is the same for us all. Your Highest Purpose is…

Choose The Light

Choose The Light

In life there is light. There is dark, but there is so much light. In every decision you make. Every choice. Every word. Every reaction. There is…

Your Reality Is An Illusion

Your Reality Is An Illusion

Your reality is an illusion.
A series of thoughts, ideas and imagination, accumulated over time into some creation.
It could have been any thing else.