The following post is from WaitButWhy.com author Tim Urban. Like a lot of what Tim writes, I think it is genius. Well worth five minutes Pluralistic IgnorancePsychologists use a term called “pluralistic ignorance” to describe the phenomenon of “no one believes, but everyone thinks that everyone believes.” Here’s a way to visualize it: Imagine a group…
Social media marketing in a line. “Find the overlap between what your brand wants to say and what your audience wants to hear”— Matthew Kobach Source: 3-2-1: Coke, Arc’teryx, Copywriting Tips
Quote I’m pondering : “One of the big traps we have in the West is our intelligence, because we want to know that we know. Freedom allows you to be wise, but you cannot know wisdom, you must be wisdom. When my guru wanted to put me down, he called me ‘clever.’ When he wanted to reward me, he…
Leaders are rare
Take your supporters on the journey – it lets them know they matter.
Sometimes it isn’t about us – people just have their own stuff going on that we don’t know about unless we take the time to understand.
There has never been a better time for thought leaders to be able to connect.
We are on the verge of de-centralising ‘the collected wisdom’. My only worry is the means of connection. Who are we trusting to prioritise the messages? Who gets heard and who doesn’t?
If someone around you does something you can’t understand, look for what they are afraid of. Often what we see as malicious, or damaging is actually someone drowning in fear. They are scared to be honest, try to save face and act in a way that is hurtful and unexpected. If this happens to you…
Inaction breeds doubt and fear. Action breeds confidence and courage. If you want to conquer the negative elements in your life, don’t sit at home and think about it.Go out and get busy! — Dale Carnegie
Even when no one is watching – act like everyone is watching.