And at the end of your life, how do you want to be remembered? Is there a big goal you’re working towards, or are the real legacies the memories we leave with those we love? My recent conversations on legacies have led me to an unexpected conclusion.Read More
Memento Mori - Remember death.
In the tangle of everyday life, death is not a tempting thought. But reflecting on the end of life can help you make the most of the present and live with a greater sense of purpose and intention.
A discussion about death and freedom with philosopher Roman Krznaric.Read More
In the process of searching for purposeful work it’s easy to focus only on the lofty goals, the things that have a great and obvious sense of worth. But, in doing so, we risk losing sight of that which makes life most worth living: our relationships and meaningful connections with those around us.
Arielle Tannenbaum went looking for meaningful work in psychology, in health coaching and at a nonprofit, but found her fit in none of these places.Read More
Miles Hilton Barber dreamed of being a pilot when he was a boy. But in his twenties he was hit by a genetic disease that destroyed his sight, leaving him totally blind.
His brother Geoffrey had the same condition. But the remarkable thing about these brothers is that they’ve both gone on to become record-breaking adventurers. The even more remarkable thing is that Miles (and Geoffrey) didn’t start adventuring until age 50! If you’ve ever felt held back by conditions beyond your control, or if you’ve ever worried that it’s too late to start, this story is for you.Read More
Are you wondering about your next job or your next career direction? These four questions will help you better understand your barriers, opportunities and potential.Read More
What does Buddhism say about purpose? And if there is no inherent purpose in our lives, how can we create this for ourselves? In this interview, Rev Taka Kawakami talks about hedonic and eudaimonic happiness and the concept of ikigai. And how it's ok not to know what you're doing with your life.Read More
Journalist, author, improviser and coach - John-Paul Flintoff talks about turning challenge into opportunity, overcoming fear and finding purpose in work and life.Read More