Now you understand Just why my head’s not bowed. . . It’s in the click of my heels, The bend of my hair, . . . Phenomenal Woman by Maya Angelou
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?
I, with a deeper instinct, choose a man who compels my strength, who makes enormous demands on me, who does… Read more Do we have the courage to recognise courage in others?
When we are outraged, we don’t make a lot of sense I went to a fairly “diverse” university during a… Read more Find the courage to apologise and invite by understanding the deep hurt
Hating our jobs . . . let’s do some extreme living! You are in good company, aren’t you? Most of… Read more Do you hate your job? Can we swap!
If you came here saying “Yes!”, you probably also sat up straighter, jutted out your jaw just a little, and… Read more Do you have the courage NOT to be happy?
We can only change successfully when we belong As a young work psychologist, I was lucky. I graduated just as… Read more Leading with psychology: belonging is the first competence
Mind tidying When you were a kid, did you clamor for the responsibility of untangling a ball of string, or… Read more CMT? Compulsive mind tidying!
The Recession: How big is the problem? Six years ago, before I left Zimbabwe, I did some work for the… Read more Essential HR in the recession
Can we really be positive in bad situations? I have never been totally happy, no pun intended, with positive psychology’s… Read more The limits of positive psychology? Stopping the past leak into your heart.