Developing Good Habits

When it comes to good habits, there are good and bad habits. A good habit is simply an established, regular behavior that you are accustomed to. Bad habits are those behaviors that are done out of convenience, rather than as a habit. For example, cigarette smoking is an example of a bad habit because it …

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Understanding Habit Formation

Understanding Habit Formation Habits are habits that we have developed over a lifetime. A habit is a repetitive pattern of everyday behavior and tends to take place unconsciously. One might classify such a behavior as “automatic”. Habits can be unlearned, but the work is usually in training the individual to get rid of their old …

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Cultural Evolution – The Theory of Cultural Transmission

Cultural Evolution – The Theory of Cultural Transmission Culture is a large umbrella term that cover the collective social behavior and attitudes found in various human societies, and the beliefs, traditions, arts, laws, skills, customs, skills, and aptitudes of the people in these cultures. Cultures differ in many ways. They can be arranged in a …

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Creating a Kind Culture

What is it that defines a kind culture? A good question and one that need to be asked. I’ve read a book written by Robert Kaplan and this is his definition of a kind culture: “A kind culture is characterized by two attributes: low rates of violence and high rates of trust.” Indeed, I’d say …

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