What’s your revolution?

Do not avert your eyes.
It is important 
that you see this.
It is important that you feel
this. 
— Kamand Kojouri

Do you want to change the world?

There's one thing all my clients have in common - they want to make a difference in the world.

I live for these glorious, generous, brilliant, big-hearted women. They are experts at what they do, and they have enormous, outrageous dreams about making the world a better place. But often, they find themselves held back. Their very real limitations in terms of mental and physical health issues collide with their fear of visibility, or introversion, or just the desire for the whole world to go away so they can nap, or make art, or walk in the woods.

They crave a peaceful, gentle existence, but they also want to be powerful change-makers.

They're averse to 'hustle mentality', but they still want their work to make a massive impact.

They want ease and free time and white space, but without sacrificing their momentum.

They are the quiet revolutionaries.

I was having a conversation on Instagram earlier this week about inclusion, diversity and racism, and we talked about how revolutions begin...

First, there's a tiny trickle. One person made aware of a problem, one mind opened, one person compelled to change their behaviour.

Then, another tiny trickle. 

Then, another, and another, and another, until all those seemingly insignificant trickles join up and become a flood.

That's when the tipping point occurs and real change happens.

And that first trickle? It can be quiet and gentle. A single passionate voice.

Peaceful and powerful. One does not negate the other.

A trickle can become a flood.

What's your revolution?

A revolution can be something as huge as fighting racism, or ridding the world of plastic, or smashing the patriarchy - or it can be more humble, like creating a company hiring policy based on trust and friendship, or simply persuading people to have more meaningful conversations.

How would you like to overthrow the status quo?

It would be remiss of me not to mention that a community project is an awesome way to kick start a revolution. Spots are filling up fast, but I do still have some availability over the next few months. If you want to talk about your community project idea, you can book a free call with me here.

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