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16 Jan 2014

Synchronicity and Choices

I am becoming more and more interested in the topics of flow, interconnectedness, intuition and ‘choices’… This morning I awoke early at 5 and was torn between two choices – turning over and going back to sleep or getting up and tackling a pressing more

31 Dec 2013

Biodanza Monography and Facilitator Update!

Done it!!! I proudly received my Biodanza Facilitator's Certificate from Raul and Veronica at the African Encounter at The Nest in the DRakensberg in December 2013. It's been a wonderful journey and I have already been offering business school students a biodanza embodied experience of more

25 Jul 2012

Leading with Intuition - 5 weeks to go!

Six weeks left before I run the only short course that is on the GSB's Open Programme for the year! The programme is called 'Leading with Intuition' and its one that gives me a chance to move into an 'unplugged' mode. Its three more

27 Jan 2012

How do I convince my employer about LEP?

I recently received an interesting question from Darren who is interested in signing up for the two-week Leading Executive Programme (LEP) that I run on behalf of UCTs Graduate School of Business. Its a course that takes participants into complexity by keeping them in more

2 Jan 2012

Strategy, Program and Automatic Rituals

Im indulging myself over this New Year period. Im taking extra time to luxuriate in the warm glow of being in a great relationship and being able to share special time and connections with family and friends. Im also using the time to take stock, more

10 Dec 2011

Some Reflections on Teaching and Learning

When I was at school I learnt the trick of getting good marks in maths. Listen carefully to the teacher and crack the code of what s/he was teaching and then practice practice practice to make sure I could do the sums in the more

29 Jul 2011

A Courageous 2010 LEP student takes Action!

Cricket, courage and chaos and finding the giant within A few weeks of being plunged into chaos at the UCT Graduate School of Business helped Mahomed Vahed find his way back to his purpose. Speaking with Mahomed Vahed on his day off, a more

23 Jul 2011

Biocentric Education

Im just back from an amazing conference/congress in France. The focus was on Biocentric Education and the guest of honour was an amazing French philosopher, Edgar Morin, some of whose writings can be found on my General Resources pages. Morin took us more

20 Jun 2011

Exploring Improv...

My teaching is in many ways driven by Yeatss adage that (S)he that sings a lasting song, thinks in a marrow bone. I have seen so many leaders and teachers talk the good talk about their beliefs, but so many times I see them more