Tag Archives: Introspection

Learning to start new things. How map reading and good boots are essential for the journey.

The new year means a new start, both to the calendar, which slips back to January, and to our aspirations and hopes, which are buoyed by festive memories and optimistic resolutions. We tend to start the year intending to be … Continue reading

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Reflecting on the blog. The 200 post milestone.

On the first of January this year, i started this Learning blog. I set myself three targets. The first twenty posts would prove that i could commit to it. The first hundred would prove i could stick to it and, … Continue reading

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What do we learn from depression? Empathy and context in personal development.

As well as learning from external stimuli, sometimes we learn through introspection. It’s estimated that 30-50% of people will display clinical signs of depression at some point in their lives, a debilitating condition, with no immediately apparent benefits. Much debate … Continue reading

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