TOM SMILOVITIS - LEADERSHIP & Personal Development

Someone asked Bernard Shaw what, in his opinion, is the most beautiful thing in this world. “Youth,” he replied, “is the most beautiful thing in this world—and what a pity that...

The choice is always ours to make It’s just a matter of time and we are irritated, discouraged or disappointed by everyone around us at some point in our lives, what...

They may walk, but they are the without soul. They may eat, but they are never satisfied. They may be wide eyed, but no one is home. These are the living...

Traditions are under attack for good reason. Too many people talk about them, few live them. Growing up in a Greek / Macedonian migrant family, unspoken traditions were a way of...

We often try so hard to get noticed, we fail to see its demise if we are not prepared. There’s a time and place to go on show and there is...

Welcome to another episode of TOMCAST, We don’t have to be at the mercy of our inner negative voice! It’s amazing how much we talk to ourselves negatively and we don’t...

Welcome to another episode of TOMCAST, Prayer transforms hopeless situations. This is a different blog, but it’s message is specifically for you. When I talk about prayer, I’m not referring to...

When it comes to sales people, they can be treated with contempt, often because of some who have shamed the industry. These individuals who have shamed the industry aren’t sales people,...

Welcome to another episode of TOMCAST, Don’t be yesterday’s hero, stay current. All to often, individuals get stuck in a time they believed was their peak. Perhaps it was a time...

As a seasoned public speaker, social media and blog writer, I have always been aware of the impact words have to our own mental well-being. Most can’t see past the desire...

Welcome to another episode of TOMCAST, Why pray and not expect a reply? In my forty year faith journey, hardly a day has gone by when I haven’t prayed. Yet in...

Welcome to another episode of TOMCAST, Not seeing our own face in the mirror, The travesty of distractions. We learn to communicate for two things, survival and meaning. From the urge...

Welcome to another episode of TOMCAST, Diplomacy : The art of dealing with people in a sensitive and tactful way. While the above definition is oversimplified, it does address two key...

Welcome to another episode of TOMCAST, When we talk about forgiveness in the modern world, we have to recognise what forgiveness isn’t. Forgiveness isn’t a weak attempt to move on from...

Welcome to another episode of TOMCAST. Don’t forget to subscribe to my blog and follow my podcast. Forgiveness is raw subject and many struggle to talk about it, yet the need...

The very notion of considering a calling sounds way too mysterious for some and daunting for others. We don’t have to be the next Steve Jobs, who was foundational in changing...