Roz’s Musings – What Is Beauty?
May14

Roz’s Musings – What Is Beauty?

Hello and welcome readers to my little corner of the world. Recently I watched a TED show on ‘what is beauty’?  TED is a non-profit organisation devoted to ideas worth spreading.  It started in 1984 as a conference bringing together people from three worlds: Technology, Entertainment, and Design. Now it’s medium is the internet where great ideas get incredibly quick global exposure. In the presentation I am referring to, designer...

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Roz’s Musings – Boredom and Creativity

Hello and welcome readers to my little corner of the world. Is it possible that boredom can really help our creativity? Jonathan Field’s book on Uncertainty points out from his research that most successful and creative people have a different attitude to boredom. In fact they embrace it and ritualise many of their banal activities. I was immediately reminded of Steve Jobs whose clothing was always so boring and predictable. As most...

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Roz’s Musings – Narcissim
May14

Roz’s Musings – Narcissim

Hello and welcome readers to my little corner of the world. Do you or someone you know have an inflated or grandiose sense of themselves? Do you, or others you know, think perhaps that you are special, unique, and entitled to better treatment than others? Then perhaps you are part of the narcissism epidemic. According to Twenge and Campbell in The Narcissism Epidemic. The narcissism epidemic is happening at both the individual and...

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ROZ’S MUSINGS – The Power of Now
May14

ROZ’S MUSINGS – The Power of Now

Hello and welcome readers to my little corner of the world. A new word is gaining in power in the west and can now be heard in the sub continent. The word is chillax – a combination of ‘chill out’ and ‘relax’. It is interesting that English already has many, appropriate words for this state but yet a new word is gaining popularity. I believe the word is an indication of part of the wider spiritual paradigm shift taking place in...

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ROZ’S MUSINGS – Rahamim Relationships
May14

ROZ’S MUSINGS – Rahamim Relationships

Hello everyone and welcome to my little corner of the world. Steven Covey in his famous book The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People says that we need to ‘begin with the end in mind’. I could not help thinking about this when I heard about a new business/life model developed by Dr Michael Schluter a social thinker, entrepreneur and founder of Britain’s Relationship Foundation. He spoke about the need for workable relationships in...

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