To have intentions is not enough. To be intentional makes our intentions active.
Life is all about balance. Balancing your work-life balance, eating a balanced diet, being balanced in your views and as a leader for me, weighing things up to make a balanced decision is part of everyday life.
Humans behave altruistically because it is emotionally rewarding.
I have had two near-death situations which I have walked away from unscathed, which brought my fears to life. I feel blessed to have survived both accidents. I feel blessed that my parents rescued me on each occasion.
As I reflect, I have realised that I thrive in environmental order, and I suffocate in ideological order.
We can have an abundance of valuable possessions or money, but that will not make us happy.
Instead, we need to focus on having a plentiful supply of what we need, of what makes us happy and brings us joy.
Self-empowerment becomes intuitive and instinctive when we listen to our gut.
Servant leaders are selfless, empathetic, resolute, virtuous, authentic, non-partisan and thorough. They lead with their hearts. They lead as a human-first, leader-second.
Stillness can be liberating and relaxing, stillness can be oppressive and frustrating.
Stillness can be welcomed, stillness can be feared.
Greta Thunberg is a brilliant role model for everyone, but especially young people, about how to be an activist and how to campaign for social equity and social justice. She embodies the way we can all make a difference about something we care deeply for.