Think Critically – Improve Your Emotional Intelligence

Malcolm X  is one of my heroes, because as the quote demonstrates, he didn’t get locked into Either/or positions. He was a critical thinker, what some call a “Yes/and” thinker. Either/or thinking closes off richness by limiting the options to two possibilities.   Not useful.  I agree with those who think the more views of the …

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Think Critically – Improve Your Emotional Intelligence

I  think Malcolm X  is one of my heroes mainly because, as the quote demonstrates, he didn’t get locked into Either/or positions. He was a critical thinker, what some call a “Yes/and” thinker. EMOTIONAL FITNESS THOUGHTS ABOUT EITHER/OR THINKING Either/or thinking closes off richness by limiting the options to two possibilities.   Not useful.  I agree …

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DAILY POST CHALLENGE

OPTIMIST OR  PESSIMIST?  NEITHER/BOTH  Either or question close off richness of response and thought by imposing either/or  imitations.  Of course, they do make better sound bytes , are easier to frame and put people who define themselves as one or the other at odds.   Not a path to understanding complexity or diversity.  Instead of an …

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