Monthly Archives: December 2011

Laying it bare – monthly round up of December Life Lenses™ blog posts

We’re laying it bare. Stripping it down. Peeling back perspective. In this monthly round up you’ll find the Life Lenses™ blog posts laid bare for the month of December. Get bare, dive in deep and take a full look around … Continue reading

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Respecting your natural ability and your never, never, evers.

The reason I designed Life Lenses™ was to expand perspective, to ‘see’ differently, to enlarge narrow, constricting views, to enhance worldviews. This doesn’t mean there aren’t boundaries though. Boundaries of self. Your self. Being so flexible that you’re a piece … Continue reading

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‘Tis the season to look up

Humour is magic.  It crosses chasms.  It unites.  It opens the door to learning. Improv Everywhere, the infamous & surreptitious improv group from New York, has this down.  In the clip below they use humour to change our perspective. ‘Tis … Continue reading

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Social Change for Christmas? How about an ad aimed at reducing terrorism.

Need a reason to celebrate this time of year? Want an extremely creative example of effecting social change? In a coming together of advertising & social responsibility, a Colombian ad agency won the grand prize at a prestigious London ad … Continue reading

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When ‘other’ seems odd & you’re searching for similarities

When differences loom large… When ‘other’ seems odd… When someone else’s perspective has you flummoxed… When you’re searching for similarities… When you’re seeking solace in same… Adjust your perspective & know we all inhabit the same planet, as the following … Continue reading

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Now that’s a Destination Life Lens™ in full strength- taking a driving exam while in labour

“A Scottish woman who took her driving exam while in labour said she passed the test & drove herself to the hospital to give birth” reports United Press International. Her water broke at 4 am & she took the driving … Continue reading

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Diversity & cross-cultural education wrapped up in a sign

It doesn’t get much better than this in terms of respecting diversity & cross-cultural education. The view from our individual eyeballs is skewed. We see what we want to see, which influences our thoughts, feelings & behaviours. To be thoroughly, … Continue reading

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The culprit in plain view – imagine a world where we couldn't hide who we are.

Sometimes conflict or misunderstanding happens because we pretend to be something we're not, we posture, we hide how we feel or what we think. And then there are times when it's obvious who and what we are.  Ain't no messing … Continue reading

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Talking snakes tell us loads about perspective & our worldview

I love this Speedbump comic because it so elegantly points out how one person's perspective can seem 'normal, natural and right' and yet that very same perspective can seem 'abnormal, unnatural and wrong' to someone else. Like religion. Like politics. … Continue reading

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