Entries by jon engels

Choose Joy

                                     Our world is filled with horrific violence, senseless injustice, suffering, anger, selfishness and pain. And at the very same time our world is also filled with majestic beauty, humble servants, courage, loyalty, celebration, unity, peace and joy. But […]

The Alpha-Beta of Meditation: A Story of Transformation

The Alpha-Beta of Meditation: Accessing the ‘Third Force’ This is a story of transformation—from chaos to peace, from perceived strength to true strength. It is how a simple shift in my behavior made me more creative and improved my productivity. It is about moving from an “alpha” state of being (high intensity awareness, focus, execution, […]

The Art of Goal Setting

The starting point for success is desire. Desire is much stronger than just “want to” it is the inner drive/strength that make your dreams come alive. Set a goal that is exciting to you. That serves as your alarm clock and makes you want to jump out of bed in the morning. Allow this goal […]

Stop trying to be Perfect. Start being Authentic.

Snapchat may feel silly to us. but it is very real to our kids. and it is ultra sticky. Millennials don’t care about our “glamorous” commercials, our “airbrushed” magazine ads, our “botoxed” billboards or our “optimized” pop up windows. Email? Ha. That’s what our kids use when they need to send a thank you note […]