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.
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.
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
The scent of spring this year is the scent of handsanitizer. What we expect of this incessant cleaning is, clearly, that it keeps us healthy. What I didn't expect before I researched the topic is that it also has important psychological effects. Here are three brilliant examples of how hand washing impacts our minds.
Framing something as "a numbers game" sets us up for failure. It alludes to how persistence breeds success but it makes us blind for other equally important aspects of it. We will be much better off if we start saying and thinking it's a "Learners' game" instead. Here's why.
In service failure recovery contexts, saying 'Thank you' works considerably better than 'We are sorry'. This happens because of a very human tendency. Read on to find more.