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In the Samurai Game the only unknown is how long the fuse is…

July 2, 2021

Over 30 years ago I participated in The Samurai Game® …” is how the recent blog post from Annelisa MacBean starts and it doesn’t surprise me. Just last week one of the participants in the very first series of Samurai Games that I facilitated said to me “I still think about that experience you know …”

When you are offering workshop experiences to people they often ask what the outcomes will be for them? In a corporate context, can I guarantee that participants will find value?

I tell them what my friend and mentor told me when I first asked him that question.

The Samurai Game lights a fuse in everyone who participates and it will set off a charge that will reverberate throughout their lives. The only unknown is how long the fuse is for the individual concerned. For many it is minutes long and you can almost feel the “boom” during the workshop … but for others it can be weeks or even months.

One thing I can guarantee – whenever it does, it changes you for ever.

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Here is what some participants have said about their experience with me:

After reading the testimonials about the Samurai Game, I hadn’t fully understood what they meant about how it could be a challenging experience (even confronting) yet it was held in a safe and supportive environment. Having done it I can confirm it is all of that and more. What I particularly liked was the way […]

Steve Williams (Civil Engineer)

A week out from participating in the Samurai Game with Paul Marshall as facilitator, I am now convinced of what I had merely suspected, minutes out from completion – the Samurai Game has changed my life. Having recounted the ‘story’ of the day to a number of people close to me, from the introduction, to […]

Sara (Solicitor)

For more on the Samurai Game you should start here and here.

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