Shared Understanding: How to Understand Someone’s Goals Without Agreeing To Them

If one does not understand a person, one tends to regard him as a fool. ― C.G. Jung   According to New York psychology professors Gabriele Oettingen and Peter Gollwitzer, goal projection is “the assumption that other persons share goals that we … Continue reading

External Time Users*: Three Examples of How Others Use Our Time

A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life. ― Charles Darwin   Making each day productive is a great challenge, and other people can make it even more so. Since life … Continue reading

10 Tips for Better Brainstorming*

Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success. ― Henry Ford   When done properly, brainstorming sessions can be an enormously effective way to develop brilliant new ideas.When done improperly, they’re tedious and exasperating time wasters. So … Continue reading