Category Archives: Dimensions of Resilience

When Choices are Nightmares

Tell me, have you ever walked into a nightmare twice? The second time of your own choosing? I intend to ask not what you might think. What I want to know is Do you know the deepest longings of your … Continue reading

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The Texas Rangers’ Misunderstanding of Resiliency

Two simple and yet profound strategies to increase the resiliency of any team or person. Continue reading

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One Coffee Shop Lady Told Another…

Your deep true Self
Arises out of, and is itself
Nothing less than wonder
mystery and awe, the stillness
and the silence
From which you run Continue reading

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Do One Thing!

“Do one thing!” desperation urges me

“One thing,” as if that single act

must change my life

One thing, with presence Continue reading

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the heart of resiliency

This is the heart of resiliency. It looks and behaves differently in each of us and at different times in our lives and in history itself. It’s grounding however is in loyalty to the love of Life, and in the courage required to find a voice of our own in affirmation of a wild joy and wisdom within. Continue reading

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The Entangled Human: Health & Resiliency

…research shows the value of social connectivity. Is it not naive to assume such social connectivity to the other than human world is any less vital to our well being and resiliency? Continue reading

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Re-Membering Beauty

…part of a social experiment about perception, taste and people’s priorities. The questions raised: In a common-place environment, at an inappropriate hour, do we perceive beauty? Do we stop to appreciate it? Do we recognize talent in an unexpected context? Continue reading

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Army to Train Soldiers to Cope with Emotions

“The idea here is to give people a new vocabulary, to speak in terms of resilience. Most people who experience trauma don’t end up with P.T.S.D.; many experience post-traumatic growth.”… Perhaps the biggest question — can an organization that has long suppressed talk of emotions now open up? Continue reading

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Emotional Resilience Teleconference

… invited to a free teleconference call on emotional resiliency. The call is sponsored by 6 Seconds on Tuesday September 15 from 12:00 – 1:00 PM EST. Please join my colleague Tom Wojick, of The Renewal Group, and myself for an interactive presentation and discussion on this critical topic.

Dial into the free conference call: (712) 432-0600
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Edward T. Hall: A Personal Remembrance and “Thank You”

Edward Hall, Expert on Nonverbal Communication is Dead at 95 1914 — July 20, 2009 A Personal Remembrance and Thank You. Edward T. Hall’s book, The Hidden Dimension, was for me like being a kid and discovering a hidden light … Continue reading

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