The new, more beautiful World is already here (Round #5 epilogue)

By | January 25th, 2017|Men's work, The New Paradigm|

Another round of Reclaim your Inner Throne is over. And as I sit down to tell you about it, I'm filled with feelings of gratitude, inspiration and hope. It was on Thursday January 5 that we closed the call for the last time, and I've been digesting it since. That evening, after ending the call, [...]

Reclaim your Inner Throne round #2 in numbers

By | January 29th, 2016|Men's work|

Reclaim your Inner Throne Winter 2015/2016 has come to an end.Here's the journey in numbers.12 men started the journey.10 men completed the journey.3 men reclaimed their inner throne.7 men got close1455 forum posts were madeThe men rated the training 8.6/10.Average growth on life wheel (1.3; based on only 4 data sources)*On a life wheel of [...]

Stop trying to be Superman, you Idiot!

By | December 30th, 2015|Men's work, Psychology of Transformation|

When I work with my men on Reclaim your Inner Throne, one of the core concepts I bring to them is the Hercules Complex and how debilitating it is. The Hercules Complex (coined by James Hillman AFAIK) is the tendency in men to think we need to be strong, to muscle through it, to exert heroic [...]

Your Path to the Peak of Greatness goes through the Valley of Smallness

By | September 4th, 2015|Men's work, Psychology of Transformation|

You're alive on this planet, at this time, to discover what lives at the depths of your being, and then serving the world with your gifts. That's not just some high-flying woo woo. I believe that with all of my being and am ready to make a fierce stand for it in the world. And when I [...]

Tasting a new paradigm of grace-full leadership

By | August 11th, 2015|Men's work, The New Paradigm|

Two weekends ago, I attended the first weekend of Circling Europe's SAS-training.Teachers John Thompson and Sean Wilkinson are my friends and colleagues, but I've felt drawn to taking them on as my teachers for six months, to learn everything I can from them.This feels important for my own path of stepping into ever-deepening levels of humility [...]

Leadership and personal power on the beach

By | August 4th, 2015|Community, Men's work|

Hey guys,Reclaim your Inner Throne assistant course leader Karl-Otto Sandvik is in Oslo and we're meeting "in the flesh" for the first time. Today we had a walk on the beach to cool down after an intense weekend training Circling with John Thompson and Sean Wilkinson of Circling Europe.We've been inspired by our time with them and [...]

Round #1 complete. Holy shit, what a ride!

By | July 27th, 2015|Men's work|

We're through. The men have arrived in the land of the Eternal King, ascended the stairs to the Throne Room of their Interior Castle and reclaimed their Inner Throne*.Oh boy, what a ride we've been on!I could not have anticipated the level of intensity that I have experienced in these 3 months. In the role [...]