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...

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...

In the early late 60s and early 70s there was a counterculture known as the Hippie Generation. The movement originated on college campuses in the United States, although it spread to...

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...

Inner conflict and misguided vulnerability that separates the best of friends and closest of lovers, doesn’t have to be. The very idea of disappointment and that feeling of being let down...

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...