Hi 👋🏼 I’m Clay, thanks for stopping by. A little bit about me: I’m a training consultant and coach, as well as an indieblogger and podcaster. I love learning and thinking about things. I guess I’m a bit of a philosopher too. Read More

Clay Lowe

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Stealing from Hermann Hesse on destiny

Stealing from Hermann Hesse… He wrote that each person has only one genuine vocation and that is to find the way to themselves, to discover their own destiny – not an arbitrary one – and live it out wholly and resolutely within themselves. Everything else says Hesse, is only a would-be existence, an attempt at…

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Death in 3 Parts

Part 1 – Gripping us by the throat https://youtu.be/aEALW5X1ktY Part 2 – a meditation https://youtu.be/oIiZnCiNJtQ Part 3 – As if it was your last https://youtu.be/0qs1cw_65gc

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There’s no honest way to explain it

“The Edge… There is no honest way to explain it because the only people who really know where it is are the ones who have gone over. The others — the living — are those who pushed their luck as far as they felt they could handle it, and then pulled back, or slowed down,…

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Are You Feeling Ok?

The haunting voices in Pink Floyd’s song, Bring The Boys Back Home, are echoing in my mind this morning: wrong, do it again time to go are you feeling ok? there’s a man answering, but he keeps hanging up is there anybody out there? Ok, yeah, a weird first thought to start the day, but…

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Dispatch 08.05.2019 Ottobrunn, Germany

21:14hrs. Settling back into my workflow after a two day trip to Germany to deliver a customer centricity workshop. Actually, it was a follow-up day to some work I did with this team earlier in the year. We’re half-way through the program now. Next time I see the guys will be in Madrid in July.…

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Incremental Change

Incremental change… is a process that adjusts the status quo via minor changes. Think of Incremental change as a series of small steps, with no single step taking up too much time. I know there are some folks out there who argue for radical change, but I think that sometimes prevents us from doing anything…

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Dark Knight of the Soul

(1) That’s right, nobody is coming to rescue you. I have to remind myself of that from time to time. It means, if you want to change your situation, if you want to make life work for you, then you have to turn inward and draw from your internal resources. In the end, the onus…

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Labels

“Once you label me you negate me” – an idea borrowed from Soren Kierkegaard and once you watch this video, you’ll see why and how it starts. And I’m wondering, what labels do you still carry around that define you in a limiting way… Shout out to The Epic Classroom- Trevor Muir https://youtu.be/onIiG8jTg-w Epic! Peace…

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I’ve been in the lab again

Check it out! I’m excited! I’ve been in the lab again cooking up some new goodness for you. As you know, I really dig on audio as a format for self-expression. I love doing audio posts like these. Plus there’s the Havana Cafe Sessions Podcast that I co-host with Sarah Hunt. And more recently, I’ve…

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Fight back the chaos

A quick audiogram on my way to the gym. Haven’t had much time to catch up with you all today. Hope you’re doing just fine. via GIPHY

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