Whether you’re on the buying or selling side of the equation, how happy do you feel about your interactions? Chances are neither side is feeling particularly uplifted, energised or excited about the experience. Let's stop being and making people miserable. Let's choose happiness instead.
On our mission to change the world through the power of giving we have been blessed to meet and work with so many inspiring people with whom we share a common purpose. My journey recently connected me with Rochman Reese and Sofan Chan, two people who are moving hearts and minds in there own unique and creative ways. I am very pleased to share their wisdom with you in this post.
With the release of Matt Jackson's brilliant work 'The Age Of Affect' this post is getting a re-run. Matt's wonderful book elegantly weaves a rich and colourful tapestry of emotion, meaning, feelings and experiences we can all relate to - but often don't. I am thrilled to be featured and to share the original poem Matt wrote following our work with him and his team of affectors. Enjoy Matt's wisdom.
What if the toughest barrier between us and our needs is that we don’t ask for help fulfilling them? In this inspiring talk from Sociologist and developer of the Humax Reciprocity Ring Wayne Baker offers insight into the concept of generalised reciprocity or “paying it forward.”
The 1992 Baz Luhrmann classic Strictly Ballroom tells the story of Sam Hastings (Paul Mercurio) an up and coming ballroom dancer with the pedigree and talent to go all the way to the top. Despite his outstanding abilities the all powerful Ballroom Confederation, headed by Barry Fife (Bill Hunter) views Sam as a maverick and a threat to their authority.