The question sounds absurd: Can people’s expectations alter what we can do physically? Specifically, can people’s expectations change whether a blind person can see? On a recent edition of the podcast “This American Life”, Alix Spiegel and Lulu Miller, hosts of the new program “Invisibilia”, revealed the results of their research into the subject and […]Read More Do our expectations affect the results? The surprising research findings.
This morning I spoke with a woman who attended a seminar and bought the book over a year ago. She was excited to share how it has helped her. Her words continue to ring in my ears: “Your book has revolutionized the way I manage my life.”Read More It’s not enough to understand expectations, we’ve got to manage them!
Why do we only hear about their expectations after the opportunity has passed? Why didn’t they voice their desire before, so we could address it? What expectation are you not vocalizing that matters to you?Read More Are you vocalizing what you expect?
Hamilton family expects corpse to resurrect, and prays fervently for six months with the body laying in a bedroom. Is this what they ought to expect? Why or why not?Read More They expected what?!
I compare realizing our expectations to wearing eyeglasses. Most of the time I’m unaware I’m wearing my glasses. (Unless they are as cloudy and in need of cleaning as they are right now!) They are simply the way I see the world. It’s the same with my expectations. I may not be aware of them, […]Read More Managing our expectations begins with realizing what they are.