To understand each other (Part 5)

Paul Tournier writes in his book that in order to achieve understanding we need to accept our natural differences. He says that „instinctively, a very rational man is going to marry a very sentimental woman. Their complementing one another will, at the beginning, elicit an enthusiastic reaction in him. But later on he will wantContinue reading “To understand each other (Part 5)”

How to improve understanding between individuals?

In my teacher studies I came across the „Johari Window“ and just a few weeks ago again. I had already forgotten about it and it was very good to read up on it again. I find it very helpful. The Johari window is a technique created by Joseph Luft and Harrington Ingham in in the United States.Continue reading “How to improve understanding between individuals?”

My personality

In one of my last posts I wrote that I like the topic: personality. It’s so interesting for me. And since about 20 years I am reading about this topic and I constantly discover something more about me and also others. When you know yourself better it is easier to “understand” why you act sometimesContinue reading “My personality”

Personal growth

There is one area in my life where I am quite constant =) I am constantly thinking about myself – and I question myself a lot. I ask myself: In which area do I want to grow this year? There are lots of areas where I do want to grow: – relational – professional/ carreerContinue reading “Personal growth”

What is emotional intelligence?

Like I wrote already in my last posts I am very interested in the topic: “Emotional intelligence”  and read once in a while some quotes about it. I still have to finish reading my e-book about this. I love reading about personality. Because you get to know yourself better and also other people. I experiencesContinue reading “What is emotional intelligence?”

Do what you can

  This foto shows it: I like books – especially about personality. The ones you see in this foto are not the ones I usually read =) This foto was taken at the world exhibition EXPO 2010 in Shanghai. It was great to be there, cause it reminded me of my time 10 years agoContinue reading “Do what you can”

How to discover your dream

Did you think already of some childhood memories, of some childhood dreams? Did your dream or some of your dreams come true already? If yes, why? If no, why not? What could block your dreams? For example fear, living someone elses dream, chasing money or prestige, laziness, habitualness, excuses (no time, too old, no money,Continue reading “How to discover your dream”