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It’s time for you to feast on your life.

To drink the magic of wonder.
To taste the saltiness of experience.
To inhale the aroma of joy.
To sip the sweetness of love.
To feel the velvet of flow.
To indulge in the ecstasy of truth.
To share the abundance in and around us all.

Maya Mathias

Peaceful Leadership Mentor and Advocate





For the People, By the People is a call for America and its allies to honor the ideals that have largely kept the world at peace for 70 years.

This is about how we move forward and solve problems as fellow inhabitants on a planet that’s changing too quickly, resolving problems too slowly and leaving some people behind too carelessly.

And this is about reaching back into the timeless annals of democratic wisdom to guide how we lead in the 21st Century and beyond.

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The Executive Book Club Podcast 2 v3

The Executive Book Club Podcast is a meeting place for curious minds and battle-weary souls.

Maya helps executives, business owners and non-profit leaders tap into the insights of leaders and critical thinkers who have come before us, and shares ways to integrate their practical wisdom, accelerate the soul-searching process and access a state of inner peace amidst the stresses and strains of executive life.

Popular episodes:

017: See The Bloom Of The Present Moment | Jon Kabat-Zinn | ‘Wherever You Go There You Are’

011: How To Age Well | Atul Gawande | ‘Being Mortal: Medicine And What Matters In The End’

008: Change Jobs With Grace | William Bridges | ‘Transitions’


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Lead for the World was created to uplift the world through peaceful leadership.

One citizen, one community, one nation at a time.

It features stories and experiences that inspire leaders and citizens to bring their whole, grounded being into workplaces, institutions and governing bodies.

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