Opening up to risk with brave self awareness and a healthy pursuit of all available facts moves a life forward. 

Risks that can be calculated are what progress is made from. Calculated in such a way that managing both the challenges and opportunities that might emerge.  

Take risks not because you have to but because you want to. Because you realise that risk taking is the essence of progress for us all either by a return to what has worked in the past or capturing the essence of what is to come.