Articles in "Theory" categoryMind your language!
Words that hold you back: modal operators of necessity and of possibility
The more it changes...
How to cope in times of change and uncertainty
The ties that bind
What is loyalty and why are people loyal?
When worlds collide
It's important to distinguish between values and beliefs
For whom the bell tolls
You can switch off your empathy - but at what cost?
Hit the panic button!
When mental resources are overwhelmed
Winner takes all
Is cooperation better than competition?
Name your price
How your values can be used to manipulate you
The war of words
How to reach consensus, or agree to disagree
The way I see it...
The map is not the territory. We all live in our own worlds.
Sticks and stones
How you get drawn into conflict
The meaning of life
"Complex equivalence" and the need to find meaning in everything
The ghost in the machine
Brain plasticity and learning new strategies for life
Strong views ... weakly held
We like to be consistent with past decisions - up to a point!
Moving on up
Spiral Dynamics and human development
Welcome to my world
Presuppositions and the development of the brain
One step at a time
DNA and planning your life!
A definite maybe!
How do you know when something is right? Understand your Convincer Strategy.
What's the "programming" in Neuro-Linguistic Programming?
How to replace your worn-out thinking
People are all the same - as well as being completely different!
Avoid the trap of what's "obvious".
Spot the difference
What's going on in your inner world?
Life really is a game!
Change for change's sake
Know your Adaptors and Innovators.
I think I'm getting better
Can you be perfect?
I remember it like it never happened!
False memories and searching the unconscious mind.
Reality leaves a lot to the imagination
Your mental "map" of the world is not the "real" world.
Are you on the right level?
Tackling problems at the appropriate "Neurological Level".
What do you think?
Are you internally or externally referenced?
The Eyes Are The Mirror Of The Soul
Eye Accessing Cues reveal your lead representational system.
I see what you're saying
Visual, auditory, kinaesthetic: preferred representational systems.
Don't bother me with the details!
Do you "chunk up" to the bigger picture, or "chunk down" to the details?
It takes all sorts!
Meta programs: know your own preferred thinking styles and notice other peoples'
Pass the Remote!
Ashby's Law and behavioural flexibility: increasing your range of responses.
All of our thinking patterns and responses have been learnt - and can be replaced!