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Monthly Archives: May 2013

The Resilient Power of Creating an Oscillating Narrative with an Upward Trend

We all have a “life story” we tell ourselves, a way we interpret the world around us. It is part self-concept, part self-fulling prophecy. Families and organizations have “unifying narratives” as well, cultures and norms, habits and traditions. A key to success, a key to resiliency, is to craft stories that support survival and success. […]

Deep Learning

A major challenge in life is to do as well as we know. To know and not do is to not know. Why do we repeat mistakes? Not perform at our best? People learn best when there is an emotional connection that helps them remember the lesson. This aviation story provides a compelling example: Many […]

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