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“You can find inspiration in everything. If you can’t, then you are not looking properly.”

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First aid in times of Corona


Are you finding it difficult to make it through these strange times? We all face challenges, but there are also plenty of opportunities. This is a short 'newsflash' with inspiration, humor and examples of some unconventional ideas

First aid in times of Corona2020-05-27T10:09:02+02:00

New Adventures – Inspiration Shot February 2020


Do you know that feeling? That you are on the cusp of something new, something exciting, something that makes your heart beat faster? That special energy that makes you completely radiant when you talk about it? So excited that others are ignited by your enthusiasm? I have that feeling now!

New Adventures – Inspiration Shot February 20202020-12-31T11:34:36+01:00

Friction – Inspiration Shot January 2020


While I was roaming the French Alps last week, I was able to control my speed by controlling the amount of friction between my skis and the snow. I realized that slowing down by creating friction in this way is actually wasted energy. Tesla has a better solution: when you brake in their electric car, the friction that is created is captured and used to charge the battery...

Friction – Inspiration Shot January 20202020-05-27T10:09:55+02:00

Feeling Alive – Inspiration Shot December 2019


“Turn it around, get it done, feel alive!” Many of my previous inspiration shots were about changing perspective and about productivity. This time I’d like to dive into ‘feeling alive’. You know, those moments when you feel 200% alive, when you are really present, when all your senses seem to explode.

Feeling Alive – Inspiration Shot December 20192020-05-27T10:12:55+02:00

Friendship – Inspiration Shot October 2019


Some say that friendship is like a train journey: people get on, people get off. A few stay until the end. This month there were a few events enabling me to catch up with people I have known for 30 years.

Friendship – Inspiration Shot October 20192020-05-27T10:13:24+02:00

Living tantra, living love – Inspiration Shot September 2019


Let me tell you a 'secret'... I went on a tantra retreat ... Whilst Tantra is often associated with sex, this was more of a 'tantra for life' retreat. The tantric philosophy of balance, openness and connection that is often applied to sexuality is actually intended as a philosophy of life.

Living tantra, living love – Inspiration Shot September 20192020-05-27T10:13:41+02:00

Get out of your monkey mind – Inspiration Shot August 2019


Do you recognize this feeling of being unsettled, restless, or confused? This voice in your head that won’t quit? Some suggest that the monkey mind is the inner critic. That voice is your ego, your rationality, your devil’s advocate. If you allow yourself to be guided by your head, your creativity will be stifled and you will not dare to let go. Sound familiar?

Get out of your monkey mind – Inspiration Shot August 20192020-05-27T10:14:51+02:00

Expanding horizons – Inspiration Shot July 2019


Do you go to conferences to get inspiration? Or is your “inspiration button” always activated? Do you get more energy from the speakers at conferences, or from the casual conversations that you have during coffee breaks?

Expanding horizons – Inspiration Shot July 20192020-05-27T10:15:42+02:00
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