Trust, Risk, Betrayal and Resilience, a story

Trust, Risk, Betrayal and Resilience, a story

The title sounds like a novel. Right? Well, it’s not. This actually happened to me. Here’s my story. Trust: On May 10, my first day in Manila, The Philippines (see the photo – a mix of skyscrapers and shanty towns, modern highways and back alleys), I took a walk from...
Sun Setting Old Habits

Sun Setting Old Habits

One of my hoped-for outcomes from this trip and from developing a ‘travelling while working’ lifestyle is to cut out the unproductive activities that I’ve been doing to make my business function. If I don’t need them while traveling, why do I need them when I’m not...
Skinny Branches, Risky Ledges Comfort Zones

Skinny Branches, Risky Ledges Comfort Zones

All my clients know I talk about skinny branches, taking risks, mitigating risks, being comfortable with the uncomfortable. One of my favorite sayings is ‘Life is lived at the edge of your comfort zone.’ To get into position for this photo I had to climb out on the...
Hostel Culture vs. Hotel Culture

Hostel Culture vs. Hotel Culture

I’ve come back from my trip to New Zealand, Australia and the Philippines. However, I still have thoughts spurred by my recent adventures that I’d like to share. This couple is from Great Britain. I ran into them at the rooftop pool at the hostel in El Nido,...
Forming, Storming, Norming, Performing

Forming, Storming, Norming, Performing

In my journey I can see how much I’ve changed. Over a year ago I wrote out notes about how I was going to take a year to travel in 2019, still support clients, make contact with people with people around the world, learn, take on new clients, modify my business to...