What values mean can also differ across cultures. This is where having conversations, spending time with people to see what they do, and learning from them is the most productive to go beyond a mere label. Often we stop at the label. Having “family” as a core value in Berlin might look and feel very
How do our values become our values? A lot of it has to do with how/where and with whom we grew up, culture, family, religion etc. What people say, and, more important, what people do. Culture as “the way we do things around here” (there are books full of definitions what “culture” is). What gets
Success is when “it” worked out. Trust is when you hope it will but also know it just might not. This is about being as well as about doing. And about allowing somebody else to handle and hold a part of ourselves that we truly care about – in the hope they will not mess
Life your life true to yourself. Whatever you do, things will of course have consequences, and change is never pretty. Do it anyway. Life your life as if it mattered – it does.
The goosebumps, the shivers. The pleasure and the discomfort. And often, a bit of both. Uncertainty and curiosity and how you relate to them are key to every decision making process. And, for that matter, to a happy, engaged and fulfilled life, really. So, why for decisions: Some things are just too vast to really comprehend