Our Greatest Fear Can Be Our Most Powerful Asset.

Our Greatest Fear Can Be Our Most Powerful Asset.

‘The task of art is to state in aesthetic creation the deepest psychic and personal experiences of a human being so as to enable those experiences to be intelligible and generally recognised within the total framework of an ideal world.’ 

Long Term Player Welfare The Most Important Question To Be Answered.

Long Term Player Welfare The Most Important Question To Be Answered.

In the wake of the wave of support Greg Inglis has received over the past week for seeking professional help for depression, the focus should now turn to what exactly the NRL and South Sydney Rabbitohs aim to do for Greg when he retires from the only profession he has had since making his NRL debut as an 18 year-old in 2005.

Learning to enjoy the not so perfect...

Learning to enjoy the not so perfect...

The world is unfolding beautifully around us all the time, whether we choose to acknowledge it or not. Either we choose to focus on the amazing things, or we are swept up in the never ending nonsense. Each option is there for us to lose ourselves in or to lose out in.

The Hunt for the Hairy Man: is the “Toxic Masculinity” Movement Devaluing the Positive Aspects of Masculinity?

The Hunt for the Hairy Man: is the “Toxic Masculinity” Movement Devaluing the Positive Aspects of Masculinity?

I’ll let you in on a secret. Nestled somewhere deep beneath the surface of just about every man you will ever meet lives another being, the hairy man.

Creating mutual understanding: the vital link to improving mental health outcomes.

Creating mutual understanding: the vital link to improving mental health outcomes.

A study in the Journal of the American Medical Association published last month has found that lay health care workers seated at wooden ‘friendship benches’ who actively listened and offered problem solving techniques to people with common mental health disorders had a significant effect on improving the symptoms of mood disorders like depression and anxiety

Workplace health and wellbeing not just a matter of awareness anymore.

Workplace health and wellbeing not just a matter of awareness anymore.

“One of the great truisms in business,” says a friend of mine, a former high-flying lawyer who claims throughout his colourful career to have shared board rooms with the likes of Kerry Packer and Rupert Murdoch, “Is that people will almost never do anything when they fear they could be fired.” 

“Fear is the great controller of progress.” He says.

NRL decision to ease pressures on young footballers will save lives.

NRL decision to ease pressures on young footballers will save lives.

I sat in awe on the sideline, shaking my head and watching the Bulldogs supporters erupt as the unknown prodigy Ben Barba zipped through the Parramatta Eels defence like a magician on his way to the try line.

“He’s a freak!” roared Garry Carden, the notoriously old-school Bulldogs trainer responsible for physically preparing the likes of Johnathan Thurston, Josh Jackson and Sonny Bill Williams.

America in the hands of a team of rivals

America in the hands of a team of rivals

Well, after more than 18 months of relentless hoopla the election race has finally been run, Trump triumphed against all expectations and the world continues to turn­, if ever so precariously.

As the fallout continues from this most unexpected of political victories it is becoming much clearer now - thanks in part to social media and Wikileaks-