Don’t Apologize; Embrace “Mistakes”

Introduction Here are another 2 credos I like to preach: “Don’t Apologize” and “Embrace Mistakes”. If what follows is <tl;dr>  just skip to the last section of this post to get to the yummy part of “embracing”.  (can you spot the "mistake" in the yummy image below?) Unhooking Let me first introduce the term “unhooking” … Continue reading Don’t Apologize; Embrace “Mistakes”

Improv Sandpaper

Introduction In this post I’d like to talk about a term I often use when I teach workshops: “sandpaper”. It’s a metaphor, and it refers to the following: if you rub sandpaper over your skin, you’ll get a painful, burning sensation. It is impossible not to feel the ache of a sandpaper burn. I would … Continue reading Improv Sandpaper