All hail grit power (= determination + discipline)!


One of the most famous pieces of behavioral research ever conducted is the ‘Stanford marshmallow experiment‘  What this shows? The power of discipline. And determination. Grit! Having an eye on the long game rather than instant gratification…  That’s one of the things I’m teaching my kids. Intelligence sure helps, but when it comes to succeeding […]

Ramping up my/our emotional literacy (online)?


That’s it, we’ve started that amazing slow-thinking and triple loop journey to make sense of this incredible transition and challenge that we are facing. We had our first session last Monday and it was intense. Because this transition journey is intense… Really intense… Not least emotionally. We are grappling with all kinds of signals and […]