Archive for the words Tag

Communication – Bypassing

What’s it like when you know you’ve clearly shared an idea to another person and they: Don’t seem to understand Respond in an unexpected way Interpret what you said differently than what you intended Communication is used every day and, therefore, we take it for granted. We regularly miscommuncate and we wonder how other people just don’t understand what we shared with them. And, we Read More...

The Problem with ‘Giving Up’ Smoking – Part II

In Part I of this two-part blog post, I shared what New Scientist magazine said about hypnosis.  To capsulize, it simply stated, “Hypnosis is the most effective way of giving up smoking.”  I also asked the question, what is the problem with ‘giving up’ smoking? The explanation is in the words.  The way our minds give meaning to words is quite interesting. The nuances of the words we use Read More...