In the past few years personally and professionally I’ve been involved in the overthrow of tyrants, unprecedented (sorry) changes to the law, new days for teams that fought hard for them or never believed they would come. Big steps both easy and hard for people of all kinds. I’ve been on the edge of it and in the thick of it.
In hindsight, each event started with a necessary conversation or deliberate action, someone else joins in, maybe a resource is found and eventually momentum takes over. The significance of that first step was not apparent at the time — as with most things we do.
I tell you this because I’m wondering on the biggest steps I can take for myself, the people I love and with the data I have today. But of more interest to you, I wonder what we can do together.
In this corner of Australia it’s clear many things need to change quickly for us to thrive and see another 40,000 years on this land. We still have some uncomfortable conversations to have around history, prosperity, equality, but perhaps most pressingly — the rising sea around us.
But time for talk is limited so, let’s get started while we nut it out!