As an accredited facilitator of Brené Brown’s curriculum (The Daring Way & Rising Strong), I’m passionate about being part of a global conversation about vulnerability, shame and courage. To help me stay in the work of choosing courage over comfort daily, I surround myself with stories, words and people who share my values. Listening to […]
Don’t ever doubt that your voice matters, or of it’s power to create change. Five words shouted by a woman across a room became a slogan that was the making of a president. Watch and learn.
Sometimes you come across words that reach inside, squeeze your senses and leave an unforgettable imprint. Chinaka Hodge is a writer and educator, and presented this spoken word piece at TEDWomen in October 2016. Since I first heard it many months ago, I’ve thought about it so often, that I wanted to share it with […]
I fell in love with Hiatus Kaiyote earlier this year when they supported Erykah Badu‘s Australian tour. Then I discovered this independent Melbourne four piece was nominated for the Best R&B Performance Grammy last year with this song, Nakamarra. It’s my choice for Singalong this Friday not only because of its chilled out end of […]
It’s Friday people. It’s time to dance. And you can count on JT to deliver a groovy tune – complete with a live band featuring a guy on bongos and a horn section. Did I mention four back up singers and that Justin is in a rather dashing suit? So here we are. Stand up. […]
Tina Roth Eisenberg, the creative powerhouse behind SwissMiss, Tattly, Creative Mornings, TeuxDeux to-do app, and Studio Mates did a killer presentation at 99u Conference in New York recently on being a creative entrepreneur who gets stuff done. She explains how having kids made her more creative, how owning your superpower is essential, how she made […]
I’m a great fan of Simon Sinek and his Start with Why movement. I’m also a huge 99u groupie. So when I discovered this video of Simon speaking at the 99u conference, I just had to watch… and share. My biggest takeaway: authenticity matters – it’s how we build trust and create meaning. Enjoy. Simon […]
Never I have thought that a politician could be so brave, so direct and so on point. In 2012, Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard gave a speech that directly addressed the issue of sexism and misogyny of political leaders in parliament. It caught world attention for her calling out the gender-bias and discriminative views displayed […]