Business Adept Blogs

The ABC of Intuition

Hello, again I hope that you like what you have seen so far of the Business Adept Cards. Whole-brain thinking Having referred previously to the BA cards’ encouraging whole-brain thinking, I’d like to explore that concept further. By understanding better what’s involved, we gain more benefit from using the cards. [...]
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Types of Intuition

During my studies of intuition, I have noticed that the generic term ‘intuition’ comprises a number of distinct types of function. By failing to differentiate adequately between them, many books on the subject may present misleading conclusions and unfairly discredit a potent part of the brain. Furthermore, lack of a [...]
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Awakening my Awareness

How it started Many people have asked me how I came to develop the Business Adept Cards system and its source, the Corporate Signpost Toolkit. My answer is that I was prompted by several discerning people to create an intuitive tool for use in business to promote the power of [...]
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Intuition - Sleeping On It

In my book much of what we call intuition is actually subconscious processing of information (which may be subconscious knowledge). A good example is when we sleep on a problem and wake up with the answer. Another is when, in the middle of worrying about an issue, we are distracted [...]
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Intuition - Distraction

I talked last time about ‘sleeping on it’ to allow subconscious processing to find solutions to problems. Thank you to all those who contributed thoughts and examples. Of course, ‘sleeping on it’ is not always an option. An earlier response may be required. This is where another facet of the [...]
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Intuition - Don’t Panic! Keep Calm

I used to work as a top-flight business process engineer and consultant in the days when business process was still recognised as a potent top-management tool and had not yet been relegated in status. I was expected to hit the ground running at each new commission, despite my remit’s being [...]
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Intuition - First Impressions

I’ve discussed previously the need to allow the subconscious brain time to assimilate and process information without interference from the conscious brain and our ego. This gives the impression that the subconscious is slow. Wrong! I need to correct that - it is very fast indeed. I’ve heard that the [...]
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