On a daily basis I encounter people who ask me how have I been able to find work with such meaning and purpose? The answer to that is Read more “Are You Hungry for Meaning and Purpose?”
Over a period of 12 years I pushed hard to fulfil my calling and use my gifts to their full potential. I listened to personal development and motivational books, but none of them had the impact that they promised. I finally realised Read more “When is it God and When is it Me?”
In 2017 I will aim to post less than I did in 2016 when I was posting one insight a week. Up until August 2016 I was consistent with my posts, but as you have probably read, I have gone through dramatic shifts in terms of my world view.
2016 Was the year that symbolises completion and wholeness for me – the year I realised Read more “2017 – Believe!”
I cannot believe how many people in business simply accept the current mediocre leadership culture. I am utterly frustrated with the number of really smart people that will settle for second best when it comes to creating freedom. Freedom?
Simple: free to choose when I work; free to choose where I work (and therefore skipping toxic exhaust fumes on my daily commute); free to choose how work gets structured (so that we can be creative and simply brilliant Read more “Blind Intelligence”
What is the most dramatic change that you would implement in your business?
Would you let everyone do whatever they want whenever they want to as long as the work gets done?
How much are you controlling?
Is it necessary?
How much are you responsible for the innovation and adaptation in your business?
What can you let go of in order to create? Read more “Would You Do This in Your Business?”
Our greatest victories are achieved through the pain that we experience, or should I say perceived pain. So much of what we perceive as real pain is self-inflicted due to the paradigm we choose to believe. If you desire to have a beautiful car or home and everyday you are ‘denied’ this beautiful possession you feel pain.
Our minds are therefore our greatest tool. To spend our time on evaluating that which we believe is the most important to us we can save Read more “Through the Pain”
A big part of my life is entrepreneurship. What do I mean when I use the word entrepreneurship? Well, that is actually a highly debated topic. Is a guy who starts selling life insurance and has his own little business an entrepreneur? Is the student selling rusks on the side while studying to become a doctor an entrepreneur? Is the guy with a website helping entrepreneurs become more successful an entrepreneur?
Yes, the popularised stereotype of the entrepreneur is the mad risk-taker that recklessly jumps out of the plane, Read more “Perhaps You Think Entrepreneurship is Not For You…?”
Hey there all you interesting people! It’s been a while since my last post, but with clear intent: This is a new season for survivetoalive.com and myself. I am opening up a new chapter and shifting my attention to individuals, entrepreneurs and businesses that want to stand out, do something different and help make this world more interesting.
Here it is Read more “This Is It!”