To Catch a Monkey
A metaphor for how failing to let go will keep you trapped - so don't let life make a monkey out of you...!
A metaphor: the toy allows the donkey to collapse if it;s button underneath is pushed. Do we have donkey buttons...?
Do you find it difficult to switch off? Do you even think it's possible...?
Why creativity and invention may not be supported under some cultures - another example to support Sir Ken Robinson's case for 'Do Schools Kill Creativity'
The Values Agreement in action - and how values might be as important as skills in determining who might be a successful recruit...
Learning from Mistakes
Many of us might regard a mistake we've made as a significant learning opportunity...
Whether you do a task or not may depend less on its difficulty or content, and more on your motivation...
A brilliant and funny demonstration of the difference between experience and meaning - and how the fact can be the same, but the perception and interpretation be very different!
Basil in Meltdown
Any fan of Fawlty Towers will know how easy it was for the owner, Basil, to lose his cool. But...funny as it is, did it help...?
Desert Island Serendipity
The mind is never really at rest. Consciously we may have stopped processing or thinking about an issue - but that doesn't mean our unconscious mind has stopped, too...
Finding the Lever
How understanding someone's key motivation and drivers can help convert repetitive failure to instant success...so focus on what they want, rather than just what you want...
The Grand National
Waiting, especially for perfection, may mean nothing gets started - and therefore completed - at all...