If The Truth Sets Us Free, Why Are We So Fond Of Lies?

There’s a proliferation in our society of so called ‘true’ stories and ‘reality’ shows. The reason is they work. People are interested. There’s an entertainment value to them. However, there’s little of truth in ‘true stories’ and little ‘reality’ in reality shows. Interestingly, this comes amidst a movement for authenticity. We also claim, as a [...]

By |2019-02-05T05:53:37+00:00November 23rd, 2016|Mental Health|

Has Mental Health Become The Latest Elephant In The Room?

It’s nice when you can be distracted from taboo subjects even if they happen to be really important things. As a society, we cherish our distractions. And workplaces are no different. But there comes a time when avoiding taboo, uncomfortable, subjects – ‘elephants in the room’ – start causing too much harm. That’s the case [...]

By |2019-02-05T03:53:54+00:00September 22nd, 2016|Mental Health, Workplace Culture|