We are not supposed to have all the answers. We have the ability to find a way out, or the right person. I don’t know, and it’s alright. Too many times we think Or we play like we know, we imagine, we trick ourselves. Admitting unfamiliarity is not a sign of weakness, vulnerability. It only … Continue reading I don’t know
Some of us have spent the last months working from home. Suddenly, there was a change of scenario, far from the office, colleagues, coffee breaks and interruptions that led us to increase our performance. Quiet times at home allowed us to concentrate much more on what we were doing. But after a while, performance, or … Continue reading Concentration & performance
If you ever have the opportunity to speak in public it is highly probable that you prepare the event in advance. First by writing a script, or at least some notes so to be able to follow the story you wanted to tell. Then, some visual support in case it could be useful or to … Continue reading Rehearsal vs improvisation
How many things we have learned that seemed imposible, nonsense, useless, hard time more than anything else? School, home, family, friends, work, partners have been and are our learning’ playground. The Who we are today is the result of adding experiences, trainings and decisions. We went through a tough time, we had an incredible timeWe … Continue reading Us and our memories
Language is a vision of the world, a way of thinking and of organizing real and mental objects. This is why sometimes we do not have enough words to express how we feel, or to describe reality. This is why, when we learn a new language we should not try to translate everything into our … Continue reading Those cozy spaces of language
You have imagined infinite times what you are gonna do once (for those who are confined or with limited movements) you can go outside, once everything is “back to normal”. Traveling? In the end what we are willing to have, to do, are those things we always gave for granted. Family, friends, conversations, hugs, kisses. … Continue reading Normality?
The way we feel can be triggered by outside events. And that can impact the way we act. And the way we act always changes how we feel. These days are perfect to reinforce the way we act in a positive way, ignoring the rainy day and how it makes us feel, and instead start … Continue reading Mood and acts
One of the several approaches to creativity is the proclivity to engange in creative thought. And a rough definition of creative could be “the ability to design something new and useful at the same time“ (J. Peterson). From an individual perspective, when we say we are creative thinkers it has to be because the ideas … Continue reading Creative thinking: do you have it?
When you continuously challenge yourself, your environment, how things are done, how does the world work, .. You probably see fixable stuff everywhere. Organizations are made by people, their knowledge, skills and attitude. The oriented-to-change or to improvement organizations&teams are always looking around, searching for things to be fixed, anything that can be improved by … Continue reading We do not have a problem
You got comfy because you had performed that task a thousand times. You are an expert. If business keeps as usual, nothing could go wrong. Sure? Maybe you could stop paying attention to details, boredom leading to no longer caring about giving a 100%, taking things for granted and focus not being where it should … Continue reading Don’t get too comfy