Ideal Leadership By Example | Fonsonia O’Garro

The Power of One Series I’m certain she doesn’t know the extent to which she impacted me; even I hadn’t grasped the profundity of her impact until I began thinking about who had. Fonsonia O’Garro was my direct supervisor at N. Brisbane and Associates or N.B.A. (now Brisbane O’Garro Alvaranga, B.O.A.), one of the region’s … Continue reading Ideal Leadership By Example | Fonsonia O’Garro

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A Brief Word on the Karmic Impact of Even Our Most (Presumably) Inconsequential Choices

What we think are our most inconsequential choices in fact have incalculable karmaic impact. What we ate today... Something no longer exists, as it did, in order that we may live. "Who we're wearing"... Is more than brand name clothing, it's who harvested the material and who did the fabricating. There are whole nations and … Continue reading A Brief Word on the Karmic Impact of Even Our Most (Presumably) Inconsequential Choices

Study Notes on “How to Change the World Properly”

Overview Jordan Peterson's talk on How to Change the World — Properly — is one of the most powerful videos I've come across, laying out the modus operandi that needs to be adopted to see positive change achieved for the long-haul. I consider it Vital Food for Thought, leaving nothing to be desired as a … Continue reading Study Notes on “How to Change the World Properly”

Unpacking 1. What faith is 2. What Faith Is Not and 3. Why We Should All Have Faith | Part 1 of the 3

What Faith Is Faith is work done in the belief that outcomes hoped for will come to pass as a consequence of the work we do. The word “faith” makes a qualitative distinction between the spirit in which we work i.e. With trust/expectation (i.e. faith) in the reliability of the consequences of our work to … Continue reading Unpacking 1. What faith is 2. What Faith Is Not and 3. Why We Should All Have Faith | Part 1 of the 3

Dollars spent; where’s the change?

It's not figures with more commas than the average sentence that changes things. Dollar bills and coins bare the head of deceased individuals — no arms, no legs, no intentions. It's not them but us who make things happen; they are mere middlemen. They bare no power, not even potential. What they do however, is … Continue reading Dollars spent; where’s the change?

We are creators. The possibilities are endless.

There’s life as we know it personally; life as we know it second-handedly; and though virtually always ignored, life as it could be. We have the option of being unwitting consumers subject to the inertia of change or we can assume our intended roles as Architect, Engineer and Contractor. We are the engineers of our … Continue reading We are creators. The possibilities are endless.

Youth On Leadership. The Same Ole Lip.

There are a few young locals whose views, aims and efforts I respect. But while, en masse, youth grow more vocal in calling for their chance to steer the leader-ship — speaking of the vision youth would bring to it — most seem interested in the same two portfolios, the Ministry of Entertainment and the … Continue reading Youth On Leadership. The Same Ole Lip.

Is Knowledge Power, Potential or Possibility?

We're taught that knowledge is power but it's more like energy (potential or possibility maybe). True power is in understanding, which is the authority to wield power (knowledge) had. There is no nugget of knowledge that stands valuable all its own. It is the relationship it has with other nuggets that makes it valuable. Never … Continue reading Is Knowledge Power, Potential or Possibility?

Brave Ones

Wrong-righting Ammunition-biting, For love fighting Differing view inviting. Shit storm weather-er Status-quo won't accept-er, Truth represent-er Upon you can depend-er. First responder Lover not a loy-er Giver not a lender Family not no friend, nah! Ah beast An officer of the peace Un catalyseur Fiat justitia, Ruat caelum, New way of being, New days will … Continue reading Brave Ones