Warren Macdonald

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June 30, 2015

Opportunities in Health

*** RECYCLED POST *** Some of the most rewarding events for me as a keynote speaker are when I get to speak to people in healthcare. Unfortunately, the major issues faced are the same today […]
April 29, 2015

Flip the Switch

If you’ve heard me use the phrase before “When you change the way you see the world, you change the world”, there’s a good chance that the image that comes to mind is one of […]
February 16, 2015

Do what you can, with what you’ve got (take two).

After a year of rehab, I finally found out last week that the shoulder injury I’ve been dealing with isn’t really an injury. That is, it’s not something that can be fixed, with surgery or […]
February 12, 2015

Whiplash

I don’t often recommend movies. Actually, this might be the first time. But this is one you don’t want to let slip you by. Whiplash is a great example of what it looks like to […]
February 3, 2015

Learn to Dive with us in the Caymans!

As you may be aware, Margo and I are running a scuba diving trip this May to Grand Cayman. Details on dates, rates etc can be found here: http://www.warren-macdonald.com/2014/12/18/come-diving-us-may-2015/ If you’re not a diver yet […]
February 1, 2015

Time for a new lens?

Last week, while speaking to a group of healthcare professionals working towards a goal unimaginable a decade ago, that of a HIV/ AIDS Free Generation, a woman in the audience asked how we could work […]
December 18, 2014

Come Diving with us in the Cayman Islands this May!

*** APRIL 29 UPDATE*** Here’s an added bonus for you. On top of the diving outlined below, as our guest you’ll get VIP access to Warren’s presentation on May 29 in Georgetown, as well as […]
October 28, 2014

Is it possible to be too authentic this Halloween?

With Halloween upon us, I thought you might appreciate this funny story from the archives of “weird stuff that happens when you have no legs…” Emerson always wanted to be a pirate. From the time […]
September 30, 2014

Keep Going.

Yesterday, while cycling up my favourite section of my favourite ride, it finally dawned on me why I enjoyed this section of the ride so much. I loved this part because I had cracked the […]
March 28, 2014

Do what you can. With what you’ve got.

Inspired by my friend Will Gadd’s story of how he, one of the worlds most prolific athletes when it comes to all things extreme, found himself settled back on the couch feeling sorry for himself […]
March 10, 2014

First Solution Revolution Coaching Call!

Allow me cut straight to the chase here. I’m in front of somewhere between 5,000- 10,000 people each year, teaching folks to see differently; encouraging them to think about what it is they want to […]
February 19, 2014

Perception: Your first step towards building Resilience and Overcoming Adversity

It never ceases to amaze me how deep the rabbit hole goes when it comes to perception. To how, what and why we see what we see… You don’t need me to remind you of […]
February 3, 2014

Can we learn to become more resilient?

We can easily understand the concept of resilience, but to truly become resilient, it must be practiced…. It happened again last week. Following my keynote presentation in northern Idaho for a healthcare group, a gentleman […]
November 25, 2013

Climbing out of Addiction and Depression

Imagine for a moment that you’re skipping through a mountain meadow; the sun shining on your beaming face; a gentle breeze blows on your cheeks so that you are not too hot; not too cold. […]
October 23, 2013

Inspired by Nature

I spent a few days in Toronto recently, and while I loved the energy of being in a big city, something interesting happened when I took a shortcut through a tiny park beside St James’ […]