Oh, how so often we complain about the lack of leadership. Our politicos are no good. Our team loses. Our boss is awful.
Is the world going to wrack and ruin? What is happening? Could it be something simple and under our control? Under your control and under mine?
Psychology, as a university discipline, isn’t widely associated with Africa. The converse is not necessarily true, of course.
Very few people know the name of the first known African psychologist. Here are his life and times.
I’ve always wanted to let readers download posts, presentations and white papers from my blog, but I didn’t know how.
The answer is a Download Manager. This is how I plumbed mine.
Have you encountered the touch-feely idea that we have ‘creative images’ at the core of our sense of self and longing? I am reading David Whyte’s The Heart Aroused and he talks about our ‘desire-images’. I’ve pondered the difference between ‘desire-images’ and more evil states of mind that we all recognize.
Karl E Weick is tough to read but is an expert on leading after large scale accidents. After 9/11, he formulated the SIR COPE acronym for leaders.
It seems we are in situation after situation where groups are utterly shocked by adverse events so I’ve tried to rewrite the acronym in simpler language.
See what you think.
Which way will sterling move? Today I asked a client: shall we pay this bill in USD today? Or should… Read more A big research question?
Paolo Coelho challenged us today. “Creativity is a courageous act. Avoid opinions.” He summed up what I have been feeling for some time. Too much chatter and not enough creativity? How about you?
We only have to ask: what is the happy way to do this?
Some notes on another acronym for designing communities. Nothing particularly new but a useful acronym, CASH.
12 questions that are useful in workplace coaching derived from the FIRO-B. Also a brief comparison of early and contemporary personality tests with a link to a stylish internet version of the Big Five from YouJustGetMe.