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Slip, slop, slap and SCRIBE: The four S’s of the season

Posted by Cam Calkoen on 09/02/2020 13:06:39

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As one season comes to an end and a new one begins it’s a great time to reflect and evaluate; what are the things we’ve enjoyed seeing? What would we like to see more of? What can we do in regards to our perspective to create that? Over the years of mentoring and speaking I’ve... Read the rest of this entry >>

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Mt Kilimanjaro – challenging the mind and connecting people

Posted by Cam Calkoen on 25/11/2019 16:41:03

Late last year I met with a friend of mine. I was expecting a good conversation but within it he’d say a few words that have led to an experience of a life-time: the words “would you like to climb Mt Kilimanjaro?” Do you reckon I could, was my response… then without to... Read the rest of this entry >>

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Becoming 6% more awesome

Posted by Cam Calkoen on 02/11/2018 09:20:54

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“What do you think is a top score (out of 10) in gymnastics” my mentor on the other side of the table asked me, knowing it would not be 10 I said 9.5, he said “9.4, so what do you think creates the perfect score Cam, what measures are the other 6%?” The other 6% for... Read the rest of this entry >>

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Everything is an opportunity

Posted by Cam Calkoen on 17/10/2018 15:08:11

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This is a thank you to all the mentors out there, all the people who give their time, who understand that our success in life is not determined by what we achieve individually but through how we learn from our experiences to move, to connect, to care, to inspire a fellow human being. It is the... Read the rest of this entry >>

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Connection, Inspiration and Happiness.

Posted by Cam Calkoen on 17/10/2018 14:59:55

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On a recent flight I had an awesome talk with the man beside me about inspiration, connection, challenge and attitudes within the world. Speaking about the power of communication to eliminate assumption we got to the point where he said, “You could probably talk to anyone on this... Read the rest of this entry >>

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Ticking off the bucket list

Posted by Cam Calkoen on 17/10/2018 14:49:43

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“You have a great vision, you know what you’ve got, you know what you want, but you identify your lack of desired outcomes buy saying ’someday I’m going to succeed”. A teacher shared these words with me once I’d come out of a life-slump but still wasn’t... Read the rest of this entry >>

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Be opportunity centric

Posted by Cam Calkoen on 26/06/2018 11:29:53

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We live in a world where our perception of ourselves, others, and all that surrounds us is so influential in the lives we live. As a speaker I love learning from everyday experiences, and as someone living with Cerebral Palsy I get some very interesting perspectives which if articulated right... Read the rest of this entry >>

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Become the king of our courage

Posted by Cam Calkoen on 26/06/2018 11:22:32

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During May 2018 I was in the most beautiful part of the world... Queenstown! With the autumn leaves the hills were covered in shades of orange, red, and yellow, and with a dusting of snow it was like icing on top of a cake. It was truly majestic and calm, at which point I decided to do... Read the rest of this entry >>

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Look for difference

Posted by Cam Calkoen on 26/06/2018 11:16:09

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Last month I was speaking at a conference in Hawaii and on the way home I bought a book entitled ‘the subtle art of not give a f**k’. I found this title humorous and contradictory to the environment in which I found it found it in. Back home at Takapuna Beach I make it my goal... Read the rest of this entry >>

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