Posted by Michael Skye on Feb 12, 2015
Finally I feel READY. After an epic 5-year globe-trotting sabbatical, I am finally ready to return to the core of my calling and my life’s work, my iStands, this time with a sense of ease and a more aligned, less heroic business plan. I’m grateful for all of my experiences on my journey and all the beautiful people I met, many of whom took me in as one of their own… there are...
Posted by Michael Skye on Oct 7, 2014
I remember hearing about a tribe that has a beautiful ritual, and wishing it existed in more cultures: When someone in the village acts in a way that hurts the himself/herself or the community, they call the person to the center of the village and sing for them their song–the unique song that he or she was given at birth. In this way they remember the person, not for their destructive act,...
Posted by Michael Skye on Jun 17, 2014
JUNE 17th, 11:15am – Streets of Nakuru, Kenya “I’m going to Nairobi to facilitate a workshop,” I yell over the wind. I explain to my friendly motorcycle taxi driver, Dennis, that I’ll be back in 2 days. I hadn’t been in the country 24 hours when I’d been invited to co-facilitate a 2-Day workshop for SouthSudanese peace activists. I’d...
Posted by Michael Skye on Jan 28, 2014
In this recording I share recent insights which make the Honor Window and related coaching easier facilitate, more clear and easier for the person being facilitated/coached. If you're interested in mastering this work and/or using it to build a profitable practice, or additional stream of income, then contact us here: support @ visionforce.com
Posted by Michael Skye on Oct 31, 2013
My path of gifting, trusting and opening to receive is stretching me in beautiful ways, and asking me to open ever more. In the video I share about some very beautiful surprises, ways people have stepped forward to join me in this campaign and the spirit of gifting. Thanks to everyone for your support, and please continue to support the campaign home page in any way that feels right to you...
Posted by Michael Skye on Oct 23, 2013
BOOM BOOM BOOM BOOM… Wild African drum beats echoed up from the valley, bouncing off the mountain walls and through the open balcony doors. It was Carnival, high in the mountain town of Ouro Preto, Brazil, February 2012–middle of the night. Everyone else was celebrating for the fifth day and night in a row. I was in my room, tears streaming down my face, my heart beating fast. The...
Posted by Michael Skye on Oct 17, 2013
A week and a half ago, I began a crowd funding campaign on Indiegogo to support the finishing and publishing of my upcoming book on my life’s work: VISIONARY HEART: Bringing Down My Walls, Standing For My People. You can find the campaign here. There you can download a sample chapter from my book, which tells the story of the origin of the Honor Window, a fundamental part of our work here...
Posted by Michael Skye on Sep 26, 2013
VisionForce is an experiment in Giftivism: Radically generous acts that change the world. Nipun Mehta’s TED talk, “Designing For Generosity,” is a beautiful introduction to what we’re up to here: VisionForce is designed to empower visionaries. Consider yourself a visionary, if your heart holds a vision of a more beautiful world that will exist if you follow your heart,...