Something is wrong here right now. Action required. Action required." Shouldn't we take these emergency calls seriously instead of ignoring them? We don't solve problems by putting them through an instafilter. We also do not change anything about social grievances and injustice if we counter angry people with "Focus on the positive". But maybe that's what you want? After all, positive psychology is damn system-compatible . Because if I believe that I and I alone am responsible for my happiness by simply thinking positively when I'm angry, frustrated or exhausted, it doesn't even occur to me to change anything about the current social conditions or social grievances . All things are positive when you believe.
How convenient.The comfort zone bullshit Jan 18 It's Wednesday morning, just after eight. I don't even have to look at my calendar to know: There are no mobile number list appointments today. I'm going to write something all day today. at the book. In a new online course. On the blog article. Or a newsletter. I'm 120% in my writing comfort zone - and it's wonderful! I don't have to go live. I don't have to dance in front of my phone. I don't even need to speak to anyone in an overly high-pitched voice that he's the cutest dog ever. But that doesn't count.) Since I stopped using social media for my online business , I've spent most of my days like this - in my comfort zone.
I almost have a bad conscience to be in this room, which is so hated by many coaches, and to find it good too. Because we all know the notorious wisdom about the comfort zone inside and out. "Life begins where your comfort zone ends." (Unknown) "Success waits outside of your comfort zone." (Adriaan Van Veen) "There is always a standstill in the comfort zone." (Carolin Sue) Those are the sayings I find after a quick google search on the topic "comfort zone". I take a moment and think: no. No. And no. It's all just not true. Yesterday, for example, I sat on the sofa with the child and told him that his second and third name, which had been kept secret until then, was Manfred-Maria. What fun.