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Speaking to the One Within

It’s been fascinating working with NLP….

Have you ever tried to communicate with someone who didn’t speak your language? Eg In a restaurant in a foreign country, you order steak, but when the food is served, it turns out you asked for kidney stew. 4,946 more words

January 31, 2018

Today was a confusing day.

I was stretching, and I looked in the mirror and felt too skinny. I was doing physical therapy and looked in the mirror and felt huge. 101 more words

How minds can be primed without our knowing it

When Barack Obama was thinking about running for President, his supporters wrote many words trying to dispel the misconception that Obama was a Muslim.   But the more they tried to this belief, the more it persisted.   899 more words

Psychology

The Latte Levy

The behavioral economics that explain why we need a tax on disposable coffee cups

Since the start of the century, the number of coffee shops has risen four-fold in the UK, takeaway coffees have become more and more readily available in supermarkets and gas stations, and now an estimated 2.5 billion coffee cups are thrown away each year. 82 more words

Behavioral Economics

Weathering the Winter at Anchor

When I knew I had to repatriate to the U.S. from Panama because of my COPD and the fact that Medicare doesn’t pay when you step outside the country I knew there was only one way I could survive on the income I have, and that would be to either buy and live on a small boat or buy a van and live “down by the river.” 1,049 more words