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Kiwi Kids Acting Out Because Our Values System Is Eroding

Thursday, 23 May 2024, 8:26 am | Genius You

She identifies a lack of structured values and self-awareness as key reasons behind worsening school behaviours. More >>

Silent Suffering: How A Limited Emotional Vocabulary Harms Men

Thursday, 29 February 2024, 10:05 am | Genius You

In some ways, men are disadvantaged by comparison to women – it has nothing to do with gender – because their emotional vocabulary is smaller than that of women, and it is the central reason why so many men suffer catastrophic mental health crises. ... More >>

High Achievers Search For Greener Grass A Sign Of Deeper Issues

Thursday, 21 December 2023, 11:14 am | Genius You

For many high achievers—up to 20% of the workforce—the search for the 'next big thing' is a familiar narrative, but it masks a deeper issue which invariably results in the discovery that the grass really is never greener on the other side. ... More >>

Don't Blame The Job When It's All In Your Mind

Tuesday, 15 August 2023, 12:19 pm | Genius You

High-performing Kiwis face burnout and dissatisfaction which results in a tendency to move between jobs--on average job turnover in New Zealand is as high as *39 per cent a year—but a significant contributor other than the workplace itself may include ... More >>

Late In Life ADHD Diagnosis, Just The Beginning

Wednesday, 28 June 2023, 9:22 am | Genius You

Adults diagnosed with ADHD later in life are being urged to see their diagnosis as only the beginning of a journey to address years of false and destructive beliefs about themselves. Simone-Ellen Keller, a personal transformation strategist and CEO ... More >>

Could Lack-of-know-how Be At The Root Of Burnout?

Tuesday, 16 May 2023, 11:24 am | Genius You

Burnout, including among New Zealanders, is currently at an all-time high--according to a Future Forum global survey--a nasty trend that is the result of overworking to achieve lofty ambitions that ultimately fall short. Hard work alone is not enough ... More >>

How To Check Emotional Outbursts That Get You Fired

Thursday, 6 April 2023, 11:04 am | Genius You

Current and former Government Ministers Kiri Allan, Stewart Nash and Marama Davidson are not the first politicians to get into trouble for expressing anger and frustration, but neither will they be the last until they learn that a rule book and sheer willpower ... More >>

Advice To Parents: Disciplining Defiant Children Is Counterproductive

Tuesday, 14 March 2023, 12:23 pm | Genius You

An openly defiant child who refuses a parent or teacher’s instruction can be confronting and disempowering for adults—most of us revert to some form of punished to get compliance—but another way is for adults to see it as an opportunity to learn how ... More >>

Men Need Permission To Use Their Emotions As Well As Women

Thursday, 9 February 2023, 10:55 am | Genius You

Male suicide and depression rates could be drastically reduced—and men could get more out of their relationships—if they were permitted to use their emotions the same way as women. Simone-Ellen Keller, a personal transformation strategist and ... More >>

Why A Health Mind Is Becoming An Employee’s Best Asset

Wednesday, 16 November 2022, 10:31 am | Genius You

The top skill Kiwi workers will need to develop in the workplace now and in the future is a healthy mind. Simone-Ellen Keller, a personal transformation strategist and CEO of Genius You—a company that teaches people how the mind works and how ... More >>

Hospitality Workers On The Frontline Of Social Trauma

Thursday, 13 October 2022, 10:01 am | Genius You

The shortage in hospitality staff may be more a symptom of unwillingness to work in a sector suffering unprecedented levels of rude and intolerant customers. Former bar owner and now personal transformation strategist and CEO of Genius You, Simone-Ellen ... More >>

Inflicting Shame And Pain (on Bullies) Won’t Solve NZ’s Bullying Problem

Wednesday, 31 August 2022, 11:42 am | Genius You

Sagas such as that of Labour MP Gaurav Sharma and other stories about bullies and bullying will continue to make headlines in New Zealand until people are taught the mental skills they need to protect themselves—and for as long as we continue to ... More >>




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