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The loss of reverie

I'm pooped. I mean it. Our contemporary culture and its accompanying stresses has left me exhausted. Not in the physical sense, mind you, but in the mental.  The speed at which everything runs today is zapping my cognitive resistance.  What

Posted in adaptation, Attitude, Change, Competencies, Depth, Imagination, Joy, Meaning, Spiritual, Technology, Time management


It's snowing and cold today where I live.  These conditions create a stubborn glaze of ice on the cars parked outside. The sounds of frantic scrapping on the windshields ricochet through the neighborhood. In our haste to get on our

Posted in Books, courage, Current Affairs, Grace, Hope, Meaning, resilience, Spiritual, spirituality

Artists of being alive

I recently received a card from a wonderful colleague and friend of mine.  It was created by J. Stone cards.  I find myself reading and re-reading the words that were inscribed within it. May their tribe increase!! the most visible

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Posted in Depth, Imagination, Meaning, relational behavior, Spiritual

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Jeff Vankooten is a speaker and author focusing on the power of resilience to effectively engage the challenges of change. He helps leaders, businesses, and organizations develop the skills necessary to thrive in an increasingly unpredictable business environment.
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