Asking yourself 'The Miracle question' can put you on the path to changing what you do and ultimately - who you are. Read on to see how.
We intend to donate more when we feel cold. Why? Experiencing cold makes us feel excluded and we try to alleviate this by getting connected to others.
Being touched by others makes us feel more secure and safe, which is not inherently bad, except when it backfires. Read on to learn how and why.
If you are reading this post now, what is it you are not doing? There is a great power in making what doesn't get done explicit - read on to see why.
In this piece, part of the "The questions that change us" series, we have a look how asking ourselves "What good looks like?" can contribute to our thinking. Read on.
Perception is production, not reflection, and the words we use to produce the world matter for they offer linkages to other words, concepts, and actions. In short, words offer perspectives. And in a world in which words are perspectives, verbs are the heroes and nouns are the villains.
Do you want to set your priorities straight? Looking for ways to change the world? Wondering where to begin? There you have it - ask yourself "What wouldn't get done unless I do it?" and you know where to start. This same question exists in multiple versions. John F. Kennedy was inviting us to ask … Continue reading The questions that change us: What wouldn’t get done unless I do it?
I have a confession to make: I totally and completely suck at asking questions. It's not that I don't want to learn more about others or that I don't think there's anything they can teach me. I just really don't know what to ask them. I mostly ask close-ended questions and I often times even … Continue reading The ‘Questions that change us’ series
How can we nudge ourselves? A fresh perspective on nudging and how to make better decisions and actions. Read on.
In the beginning, there is perception. Long before you paid attention to something or formed a memory, your brain used its extensions, the senses, to gather input, calculate the probability of certain outcomes, and ultimately – predict what’s your best course of action to keep you in a good shape.