27 07, 2022

Do You Learn More From Questions or Answers?

2022-11-17T10:58:40+00:00

From a young age our educational systems teach us that questions are merely devices for uncovering answers. Once a question has been answered it is of no further use. The title may be a little provocative but in a world with an inherent bias for answers it is worth asking: Why are answers more important? Personally, I increasingly find that there is a freedom in just living with questions without necessarily seeking answers. I first started thinking about this when I asked my young son “Which are more important: Questions or answers?”. He thought for a moment and confidently told [...]

Do You Learn More From Questions or Answers?2022-11-17T10:58:40+00:00
19 01, 2022

Are You Wasting Your Time?

2022-03-22T14:37:02+00:00

Reading time: 3 minutes The concept of wasting time repeatedly comes up in conversation with clients. It is a fascinating subject on which it appears, to me at least, there is too much certainty. “He is wasting his time” I have been assured. “That programme was such a waste of time!” Just for clarity – I am not suggesting that there aren’t hours in most people’s days that might, on reflection, have been used differently. How endless hours on Netflix or social media will help us long-term is unclear, to say the least, but that is [...]

Are You Wasting Your Time?2022-03-22T14:37:02+00:00
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