How Aikido can change the way you work

Posted on Tue 23 May 2017 in Dispatches • Tagged with aikido, business, conflict, martial arts, self improvement • 9 min read

It’s been close to eleven years since I last wore a gi and was thrown over someone’s hip, but I still practice Aikido every day. Not in a dojo, and not on a practice mat, but in the office and in my home.

What is Aikido?

Aikido, for …

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Realization (No More Excuses)

Posted on Fri 03 June 2005 in Dispatches • Tagged with martial arts, personal • 3 min read

Today at work a drunk crazy guy threatened to beat me up. It was unnerving as I am sure you can imagine.

What was most unsettling about the whole thing was my reaction to it. I did the right thing, walking straight over to the police officer on the scene …

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