What is NLP? An article all about the beginnings, and the nature of what NLP is really all about
I’ve been writing articles on the mental game for some time now and more often than not I find myself writing “…in golf, and life…”. This is because the keys to finding success and fulfillment in golf are often exactly the same as the keys to finding success and fulfillment in life. Through my coaching and training over the last 15 years, I’ve been lucky enough to help literally thousands of people lead extremely happy and fulfilled lives. I’d like to share with you 10 parallels I have noticed to help inspire you to more success and fulfilment in both. Here they are:
Some people may assume that NLP has a lot to do with positive thinking, affirmations and being ‘happy’. In fact, NLP has a lot to say about positive thinking and being, yet the story is more involved than that….
Let’s break down the name just a bit so you’ll understand the foundations before moving on. “Neuro” stands for the mind and how it influences and controls the body. It is much more than just the physical brain; rather, it is the way that the brain affects the body on both conscious and subconscious levels.
Advice for People Thinking about a Career in NLP There are many people who are already using the principles of NLP inside their chosen career. Yet if you want to use NLP exclusively – what can you do with this and how do you make it work for you? From my own example, I had …
When you look at luck, chance, synchronicity and power, how much do your perceptions play a part? Firstly, let’s take a look at Derren Brown (who has NLP training), and his ‘test’ for the perceptions of being lucky or not. What this shows us is the power of perceptions in our …
“There are three main ingredients for which we live: We live for the body, we live for the mind and we live for the soul. Not one of these is better or holier than the other; all are desirable, and not one of the three: body, mind, or soul can live fully if either of the others is cut short of full life and expression. It is not right or morally ‘good’ to live only for the soul and deny mind or body, and it is wrong to live for the intellect and deny body or soul.”
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