How to cure a case of Chinese Whispers

How is it that when we are trying to communicate, our message sometimes falls on deaf ears? Or, worse still: how is it that the intended meaning can get lost in translation? Perhaps, the secret lies somewhere in being able to speak to people’s listening! In other words, as ‘Beauty lies in the eyes of…

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Life Purpose

Have you ever wondered your life purpose? All around, other species live their life according to their life purpose. A beagle instinctively hunts, bees make honey, birds fly, and fish swim. Humans, too, have a purpose but unlike other species their individual purpose may not be so obvious. And given human nature and its desire…

All I Want For Christmas…

‘Tis the season. Expectations abound: laughter, good times, Christmas fare, good vibes, and everything just so. But what happens when those expectations are not met? While planning and looking forward to events can be the fuel of motivation and achievement; expectations laced with unrealistic ‘shoulds’ is, all too frequently, the forerunner to feelings of frustration,…

Looking Back

With the seasons of spring, summer, autumn, and winter: all creatures in the animal kingdom respond by adapting to the changes the seasons bring. So, too: humans need to adapt to the seasons of the human life-cycle. Each new phase of the human life-cycle brings with it opportunities to grow and evolve, but in the…