Happy Endings

Most people at some point wish, or in some cases have actually visualised some aspect of their life as if it was a movie script. Usually this will follow the standard hollywood script. The protagonist will find themselves in a new situation which they have to adjust to. There will be a number of subplots along the way to help the narrative but essentially, the … Continue reading Happy Endings

No Substitutes

There’s a scene in Good Will Hunting (which many people would be familiar with), where Robin Williams (R.I.P) says to Matt Damon (whole scene here): “..if I asked you about art, you’d probably give me the skinny on every art book ever written. Michelangelo, you know a lot about him. Life’s work, political aspirations, him and the pope, sexual orientations, the whole works, right? But … Continue reading No Substitutes

Is Workplace Discrimination Really Discrimination – Part 3

We now know that for a company to have sales, there must be trust between the seller and the buyer. We also know what constitutes trust and that intimacy is required (Part 1). We then got to the point where the person that will make us look the best, is the person we want to be the most intimate with and finally we worked out … Continue reading Is Workplace Discrimination Really Discrimination – Part 3

Is Workplace Discrimination Really Discrimination – Part 2

In this discussion of whether the idea of ‘appropriate discrimination’ is acceptable in the workplace, I wanted to introduce two concepts that would form the basis of my argument. I first presented the idea that every company or business is selling something. I then discussed the defining component of a sale, which I quantified as being dependent on trust. Part 2 of this arc will introduce … Continue reading Is Workplace Discrimination Really Discrimination – Part 2

Achieve by Breathing

Breathing. It’s what keeps us alive. I would even go so far as to say that ‘the one who keeps breathing, stays in control.’ If we have a think about it; being in control of your breathing, means being in control of your emotions, thoughts and actions. How many times have you been caught up in the moment and done things you regretted or given up when … Continue reading Achieve by Breathing