Story is simply the way we thinkMay 28, 2020
At the conclusion of the previous post, I was looking back and reflecting on the early months of my...0
Back to basics: what is the real power of story?September 22, 2017
In the previous post, I mentioned that this is a time when my client work has converged with my...
How to make our brains growOctober 10, 2014
For a long time, I have believed that we learn the most from the tasks we struggle with, as opposed...
Learning a new language: why we should bother!September 25, 2014
I find myself beginning this week’s post with the same reference as last week’s, to Simon Kuper’s piece about...
Struggling to learn a language, growth mindsets, and another opening to systems thinkingSeptember 18, 2014
Last week, I referred to a Financial Times opinion piece by Simon Kuper about language learning, entitled “Learning another language? Don’t...
Can boredom really stimulate creativity?February 7, 2014
As I wrote briefly last week, I was fascinated by a concept I discovered recently in an in-flight...
Reflecting on boredomJanuary 31, 2014
A funny thing happened to me this week on a flight from Detroit to Amsterdam. We were all set...