Process and Progress Not Perfection

Why is it that when people know they “need a Will” they so often fail to get one done? If they do get one done, why do they leave it so late – procrastinate until some event in their lives or in the lives of someone close to them gives them a wakeup call – […]

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Values Based Estate Planning

Values based decision making, as it relates to legacy, creates a mindset that drives authenticity and allows integrity, personal feelings and wishes to flourish.  Belief based decision making based on external influences and experiences of the past and may not be the best way to make decisions about our future or to support us in […]

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Fundamentals of leaving an effective legacy

We all leave a legacy – the question is whether our legacy is one that has a positive impact on those we love and leave behind or one that results in unexpected consequences, conflict and complexity. Watch this video to understand more about leaving a legacy in preference to “doing a Will” and the value […]

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Why an Advanced Health Directive?

Dear Mike and Kelly, I wanted to let you know how valuable having an Advance Health Directive has been for my husband Chris and I.  In early 2013, Chris began experiencing excruciating pain in his right ear.  After several months and many doctors this was eventually diagnosed as otic variant glossopharyngeal neuralgia.  In other words, […]

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David’s Story

In 2015 at the age of 50 David, an experienced helicopter pilot, suffered a stroke as a result of a process to repair an aneurism. At the time he was the CEO of one of the largest private aviation businesses in Australia which he and his partner founded and built over some 20 years. Not […]

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1 The Value in Values

The Value in Values Most of us have read about the importance of setting goals, and many of us have set and achieved them at least some of the time.   When we don’t achieve them, or when we don’t quite get that sense of satisfaction we expected when we do achieve them, however, do we know […]

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3 Leaving a Legacy

                       Leaving a Legacy We all leave a legacy – the question is whether our legacy is one that has a positive impact on those we love and leave behind or one that results in unexpected consequences, conflict and complexity. Our legacy is formed throughout our lives in accordance with our core values; what is […]

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