Articles in Theory category

Mind your language!
May 2016
Words that hold you back: modal operators of necessity and of possibility

The more it changes...
March 2016
How to cope in times of change and uncertainty

The ties that bind
January 2016
What is loyalty and why are people loyal?

When worlds collide
November 2015
It's important to distinguish between values and beliefs

For whom the bell tolls
September 2015
You can switch off your empathy - but at what cost?

Hit the panic button!
August 2015
When mental resources are overwhelmed

Winner takes all
April 2015
Is cooperation better than competition?

Name your price
March 2015
How your values can be used to manipulate you

The war of words
February 2015
How to reach consensus, or agree to disagree

The way I see it...
January 2015
The map is not the territory. We all live in our own worlds.

Sticks and stones
October 2014
How you get drawn into conflict

The meaning of life
July 2014
"Complex equivalence" and the need to find meaning in everything

The ghost in the machine
June 2013
Brain plasticity and learning new strategies for life

Strong views ... weakly held
March 2012
We like to be consistent with past decisions - up to a point!

Moving on up
October 2011
Spiral Dynamics and human development

Welcome to my world
August 2011
Presuppositions and the development of the brain

One step at a time
February 2011
DNA and planning your life!

A definite maybe!
January 2011
How do you know when something is right? Understand your Convincer Strategy.

What's the "programming" in Neuro-Linguistic Programming?
September 2010
How to replace your worn-out thinking

People are all the same - as well as being completely different!
April 2010
Avoid the trap of what's "obvious".

Spot the difference
March 2010
What's going on in your inner world?

Your move
December 2009
Life really is a game!

Change for change's sake
December 2008
Know your Adaptors and Innovators.

I think I'm getting better
October 2008
Can you be perfect?

I remember it like it never happened!
September 2008
False memories and searching the unconscious mind.

Reality leaves a lot to the imagination
April 2008
"Your mental "map" of the world is not the "real" world."

Are you on the right level?
December 2007
"Tackling problems at the appropriate "Neurological Level"."

What do you think?
November 2007
Are you internally or externally referenced?

The Eyes Are The Mirror Of The Soul
October 2007
Eye Accessing Cues reveal your lead representational system.

I see what you're saying
August 2007
Visual, auditory, kinaesthetic: preferred representational systems.

Don't bother me with the details!
June 2007
"Do you "chunk up" to the bigger picture, or "chunk down" to the details?"

It takes all sorts!
March 2007
Meta programs: know your own preferred thinking styles and notice other peoples'

Pass the Remote!
May 2006
Ashby's Law and behavioural flexibility: increasing your range of responses.

Changing Minds
March 2006
All of our thinking patterns and responses have been learnt - and can be replaced!