HOPE – The Secret Ingredient of Resilience

The Resilience Whisperer Dennis Hoiberg What does resilience mean to you? It is a question I often ask my audiences and clients.  Responses include “being tough”, “hanging in there”, “persisting”, “being strong” and of course “strength”. These reactions worry me as...

Retire!! – No Way – Get your “icky guy”!!

Recently I was in my old hometown and enjoyed catching up with people I hadn’t seen for some time. Our conversations turned to our respective futures and I was shocked to hear how many people were looking forward to retirement. Not shocked that people are planning...

It’s great to be positive – but keep it real homies!

Everywhere we look we are urged to be positive – in printed advertising, social media – even our Prime Minister has urged us to “not to be negative”. We are under so much pressure to be happy it is almost depressing!! My advice is that it’s ok to be positive –...