Morning Pages are a tool for producing innovation, insight, and calm

Writing

It is important to find new ways to make new sense of a changing world. When Julia Cameron wrote The Artist’s Way she introduced the world to a new technique for self-reflection Continue Reading →

You will never reach your destination if…

Winston Churchill famously said: “You will never reach your destination if you stop and throw stones at every dog that barks.” A time of change brings many barking dogs. If Continue Reading →

“Resilience, the new must-have executive skill” (Harvard)

To build resilience ask two questions

The Harvard Business Review this month has an article on building emotional resilience. “In an era where business keeps moving faster,” the article says, “it is no small wonder that resilience has Continue Reading →

Decision making in times of uncertainty (Stanford)

Two arrows

A newly published Insight from Stanford Business School tells us something we probably already know: high levels of uncertainty make us less likely to take risks. Researchers found that when Continue Reading →

Five steps to dealing with Brexit grief

Cycle of Grief

Whenever we lose something important to us (a job, an object, someone we love) we experience grief. In general this comes in five stages. First there is denial, then anger over what Continue Reading →