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The Magic of Metaphor: 77 Stories for Teachers, Trainers and Therapists
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The Magic of Metaphor: 77 Stories for Teachers, Trainers and Therapists (Paperback)

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The Magic of Metaphor also gives you 16 suggestions for effective story telling, and advice on organization, style, and story-telling skills. This is an excellent resource for teachers.

EducationEducation TheoryEducational psychologyEducationEducation TheoryPhilosophy & theory of educationEducationTeaching SkillsTeaching skills & techniquesHealth & WellbeingHealth & PsychologyPopular psychology Publisher: Crown House Publishing Publication Date: 08/01/2001 ISBN-13: 9781899836703  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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What are we called to do in our lives and how can we discover and express our personal and professional genius and purpose? Not easy questions but Nick has been struggling with and exploring them for himself and with others through his writing, editing, and storytelling, as well as in workshops, seminars and coaching sessions with individuals, educational institutions, professional bodies, organisations, and the arts for the last several decades. These days his primary professional passions catalyse around two areas. Firstly, the development of shared narratives that explore how schools, NGOs, and large organisations would do well to be more fully human, more self-organising and self-managing and less stuck in the old paradigms of autocracy, hierarchy, ego, power and control. Secondly, how can people entering the Third Act of their lives see their future less as a surrender into retirement and more as an opportunity to transition into a generative and creative period of contribution and personal exploration of their life's true purpose? In a whole variety of exciting ways, these two areas are both evolutionary and deeply interconnected.

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