For information about the Awakening The Warrior Within Men’s Bush program, or any of the other programs James’ involved in, visit: the Resilient Leaders Foundation.
In 2014 we travelled Australia as a family in Freddy, the ute, and Campy, the camper trailer. I decided to mark turning 40 by being in the Red Centre of Australia. Then we travelled north to my old military haunting ground, Darwin.
The journey north on the Stuart Hwy was quite emotional for me. As we camped at a site called the Devils Marbles, I meditated on the power of this journey. I’d spent seven years posted to the military unit, 2nd Cavalry Regiment,
Awhile ago, on Prime Radios The Daily Agenda, I was asked to speak about trust, an essential ingredient in any relationship. Click on the below link to have a listen.
An often misused and even abused word.
But what is the essence of trust?
Earning A Place In The Tribe, by James Greenshields
Deservability, or entitlement mentality is crippling relationship, families and society in general
It’s the thing that says “That happened therefore I’m entitled to this …..”
It comes in many forms:
- You’ve given it to me before so I want it again.
- That has happened to me so I deserve this.
- By virtue of my position I am entitled to this.
We get outraged by a child coming up to us and just expecting a hand out; yet we’ll turn around and just expect to be given something because of what we’ve done or who we are.