We talk about who the stakeholders are, why they should all be involved in farm progression/succession planning, the importance of identifying what the different generations' stakeholders want and how we reach an understanding. This progression process is unashamedly about the older generation first.
Anxiety is an umbrella term for feelings of fear, nervousness, apprehensiveness or worry such as negative thoughts and seeing potential threats where they don’t exist. Everybody gets anxious at times and some anxiety helps us to function well. But anxiety can become a problem when: It happens too often; It... read more →
Discussing some of the key issues in progression planning, including what is it? Why progression? Family communication and what is the farm business? This process is always about relationships first.
Stress is usually associated with not being in control of a situation or an environment leading us to feel uncomfortable in body and/or mind. It is a part of life and it affects everyone at one time or another. Stress is normal, a certain amount of stress energizes people consequently... read more →
There has been a change to The Regional Men’s Health Initiative’s telephone number. We have recently updated our telephone system and as a result, the new office number is (08) 6314 1436. Please note that permanent call forwarding has been implemented for our old telephone number.
Quite often as blokes we have been told to get in touch with our feminine side. Over time this narrative has been part of the language barrier that has put bloke’s positive approaches to wellbeing issues and help seeking in reverse. There are three parts to our health: physical, mental... read more →
Our ancestors were used to walking up to 20 kilometres per day, they had to, to survive on the Savannah Plains and the Serengeti or they would end up as someone’s lunch. We are not designed for sitting around and not exercising. The human body has not had millions of... read more →
Self-worth and self-esteem are often confused as being the same, however they are very different. Self-esteem is about measuring ourselves based on external actions, while self-worth is about valuing our inherent worth as a person. In other words, self-worth is about who we are, not about what we do. Society... read more →
A special podcast episode in light of our new Talk to a Mate® album, launched in October 2022. The lyrics in both the acoustic and full band version of the Talk to a Mate® song encapsulate the message of identifying our true mates and the importance of asking and listening.... read more →