HOW WE MAKE UP OUR MINDS: Making More & Better Choices

HOW WE MAKE UP OUR MINDS: Making More & Better Choices

by Dr Colin Benjamin

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780648333302
Publisher: Gooroo
Publication date: 07/02/2018
Pages: 232
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.75(d)

About the Author

Dr. Colin Benjamin OAM, FAICD is an internationally-recognised Australian polymath and futurist, a global leader in research and future trends, Scientific Advisor at Gooroo, Chairman of Cultural Infusion, Director General of 'Life. Be in it.'™ and the creator of strategic thinking tools. Over 40 years of research, Dr. Benjamin has built, tested and refined ColourGrid™, an innovative tool that has been used to inform the strategic direction and culture-change initiatives of many major Australian and international enterprises.

Table of Contents

ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5

FOREWORD . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7

PREFACE . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9

INTRODUCTION . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11

Introduction to Our Narrative of Uncertainty . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13

TERMINOLOGY . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15

ABOUT THE SECTIONS OF THIS BOOK . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17

Section One: Understanding the Talent Mindspace . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19

Section Two: The Thinking Behind the Grid’s Development . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20

Section Three: The Colours of Our Thinking . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21

Section Four: Types, Traits, and Thinking Profi les . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22

Section Five: Getting to Know Our Mindspaces . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23

SECTION ONE: UNDERSTANDING THE MINDSPACE® . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25

Chapter One: The Wardrobe of Our Minds . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27

Chapter Two: The Sixteen Questions for Thought Leadership . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 40

SECTION TWO: THE THINKING BEHIND THE GRID’S DEVELOPMENT . . . . . . . . . . . 59

Chapter Three: Matching Talent Potential to Aspiration . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 61

Chapter Four: Building MORE!& BETTER Thinking . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 89

SECTION THREE: THE COLOURS OF OUR THINKING . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 125

Chapter Five: de Bono’s Six Thinking Hats® & Six Action Shoes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .127

Chapter Six: Our Six ICE Factors (Innovation, Creativity, and Entrepreneurism) . . . . . . . . . . .142

SECTION FOUR: TYPES, TRAITS AND THINKING PROFILES . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 159

Chapter Seven: Jung’s Sixteen Personality Types . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 161

Chapter Eight: Our Sixteen ColourGrid™ Mindspaces . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .168

SECTION FIVE: GETTING TO KNOW OUR MINDSPACES . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 177

Chapter Nine: Understanding Our Personal Mindspaces . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .179

Chapter Ten: The Six Holland Vocational Codes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .188

Chapter Eleven: Getting Your Personal Profi le . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .197

REFERENCES FOR FURTHER READING . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 228

MORAL RIGHTS ASSERTED . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 229

ATTRIBUTION . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 230

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