old book Great Expectations

May 10, 2015

Uptight, irritable, angry? What has it go to do with Charles Dickens? Charles Dickens wrote his 13th novel Great Expectations in 1861. But why could that be linked to people who are constantly uptight and irritable? What are you irritated

roman A matter of life … and death.

May 6, 2015

Life and Death There is probably not a day goes by without somebody saying to me that ‘life is short’. Really? Is life really short? The average length of life here in the UK is about 82 years. That’s about

quiet Are you a quiet person?

April 22, 2015

Shhhh … Quiet please. Something that I really enjoy about my job is that I am able to work with a wide range of people with different personality types. But, why is it that those people of a quieter, less

shutterstock_225932764 Some interesting thoughts about groups

December 1, 2014

Very often, in order to have a purpose, a group will create a rival group, or an enemy. The group can then focus their attention on the rival, the enemy. They will be able to plan and strategise as to

shutterstock_230895178 Do you know your right from your left?

November 17, 2014

What’s the difference? The brain is split into two fairly equal hemispheres – left and right. Much of the time, these two sides work in harmony, but like two wrestling siblings, they can sometimes get into conflict with each other.

shutterstock_216598546 Where were you?

November 15, 2014

Where were you when Princess Diana died? Where were you when the Twin Towers were destroyed? Where were you when John Lennon was killed? The probability is that you will know exactly where you were when these appalling events occurred.