How to manipulate a group
Influence

How to manipulate a group

“Hang on a minute John, what do you mean to manipulate a group? Where are the ethics in this?” How many times have I upset someone by using the word manipulate? Is it bad to manipulate someone? Before we explore the subtle ways you can influence, let’s explore the word ‘manipulate’. When you go to…

Story Telling in Paris
stories

Story Telling in Paris

Storytelling We had finished running the storytelling workshop in Paris and had 4 hours and 45 minutes before we had to catch the plane. What would you do? Yes, we found a little restaurant in the back streets and, luckily for me, my companion Graham spoke reasonable French (whereas mine was patchy) and ordered a…

We tend to want to do everything really well the very first time we do something. And that tends to be an adult thing more than anything. So, let’s say something that potentially might upset one or two of you. And it’s this, if something is worth doing, it is worth doing badly. I know! If you’re willing to do something badly, can you improve upon it? Yes, you can! If you’re waiting to do something perfectly, will you ever improve upon it? No.
NLP Newsletter

NLP Newsletter Perfectionism

Self Sabotage, Perfectionism plus Goal Setting Over the last couple of newsletters, we’ve been looking at this theme which is essentially “How do we sabotage ourselves when setting goals?” And even achieving our goals. So, the first week we looked at the excitement of goal setting. Where a goal gets out of hand and grows…

Wake up at 5 am naturally
NLP Newsletter

NLP Newsletter – 5 am wake up

The 5 am wake up call Transcript of Video: Hello and welcome to the NLP Newsletter.   Last week’s newsletter I got a lot of questions which seemed to boil down to this, tell me more about getting up at 5 in the morning, and what do you do with that time and why would you do it? And tell me about the diet. So, let’s start to explore some…

NLP Newsletter

Newsletter New Video Version

NLP Newsletter Week One October Hello and welcome. My name is John Cassidy-Rice. I’m the founder of the professional NLP Practitioner and this is our new format newsletter. Yes, we’re going to film them and there will also be transcriptions below and if there’s enough demand, we’ll also pull out a podcast of it. These…

Recommend book Pitch Anything
Recommended Books

Pitch Anything by Oren Klaff

Highly recommeded for presenting your ideas to anyone. Table of Contents Section 1: The Problem; Chapter 1. Why This Book Can Help You; Chapter 2. This is Your Brain, This is Your Brain During a Pitch; Chapter 3. The Strong Method; Section II: The Solution; Chapter 4. Setting and Owning the Frame; Chapter 5. Telling the Story; Chapter 6. Revealing Intrigue and Building Novelty; Chapter 7. Offering the Prize; Chapter 8. Nailing…

Create a successful life with NLP
NLP Newsletter

NLP Newsletter – Success

The word success is from the mid 16th century. It comes from the words succedere–>successus, which are Latin, and the old English word succeed. Then, pow, in the 16th century we have success. Succedere = Come close after 16th century success = The good or bad outcome of an undertaking Modern meaning of success =…

Exploring ideas in how to serve you
NLP Newsletter

NLP Newsletter – Ideas

How do you spend your time? I have been thinking. Yes, I know it’s dangerous. I would love your feedback. Two ideas: First idea. I was thinking of running an online NLP Practitioner. Which would be a combination of audio, videos and PDFs. To make sure you can ask questions and create a community we…

Understanding overwhelm and underwhelm
Goal Setting | goals

Overwhelm – Underwhelm

You have set your goal…. You have written out your goal…. You have seen yourself achieving the goal…. You can hear people congratulating you on achieving your goal…. But sadly, nothing actually happens. Nothing happens for a very long time and you start to ask yourself….”What’s gone wrong?” At this point, you are likely to…

NLP Newsletter – Success
NLP Newsletter

NLP Newsletter – Success

NLP Newsletter success  7 Steps to Success See your destination in your mind. “When you don’t know where you’re going, any road will get you there.”
– White Rabbit Start walking. “The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.” 
– Lao Tzu (604 BC – 531 BC) Think ahead as you walk. “It’s…

Danger of NLP, just because you can do something does not mean you should
NLP Techniques

Danger of NLP Training

Understanding the power of NLP Plus the danger of NLP Training David was really enjoying his NLP training, but little did he know the negative impact this was to have on his life. He had flown to America, to train with one of the big names in NLP. In one particular exercise he was asked…

Dance of communication
NLP Infographics

NLP Infographic – Dance of Communication

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Ray goes blind
Goal Setting | People

Ray goes blind

Born into extreme poverty and with failing eyesight at the tender age of five, one of the last things Ray could see was his brother George drowning in a washtub.   Thereafter his sight began to deteriorate even more from glaucoma leaving him completely blind by the young age of seven. His mother would not let…

Pain control with NLP. How to use NLP to reduce pain
NLP Techniques

Pain Control with NLP

One bout of polio would be sad enough, but Milton Erickson (*) had two in his life. This left him in a lot of pain. He would control his pain using his mind just as he helped other people. Milton focused on what he could control, by shifting his mindset. Let’s discover what Milton knew…

Cognitive Goal Setting Course
habits | Influence | Unconscious Mind

An unprecedented chance to learn something new -Law of Requisite Variety

How do children control their parents? In my case frequently by the threat of embarrassment; and boy did I feel it on this occasion! The hot glare of disapproving eyes from the people around me felt like daggers as my four-year-old son threw a tantrum and dropped to the ground kicking, screaming as he demanded…

What is NLP video
NLP Videos

NLP Video – What is NLP

What is NLP Transcript of Video Hello and welcome to NLPcourses.com. My name is John Cassidy Rice. I have the pleasure to host this video for you while we usher your past the velvet curtains into the deeper inner workings of the NLP mind. Today we’ll explore what is NLP. Because if you’re interested in…

Sub-Modalities association and disassociation Video 3 in our series of submodalities
NLP Videos

NLP Video – Sub Modalities Powerful Encoding Part 2

Sub-Modalities association and disassociation Transcript of Video: Hello, John Cassidy-Rice here from nlpcourses.com where exploring NLP sometimes outrageous, controversial and hopefully transformational. We’re going to ask you past the velvet curtain and into the inner works of NLP mind. So in the last video, we started to explore the thing called association and disassociation and what I want to…

Beliefs that make NLP work
NLP Techniques

Presuppositions of NLP

The development of NLP has resulted in a number of presuppositions that seem to be useful in our attitude towards the world and to the development of ourselves. It is important to remember that there is no claim that these presuppositions are true – what is important is to try them out and act as…

powerful style of communication
Language

Gorilla, Drums and Phil Collins

Who knew that someone dressed up in a gorilla outfit, playing the drums to Phil Collins’ song ‘In the Air Tonight’ would be connected to………. ……Cadbury’s Chocolate. At face value this statement may only make sense in the UK (click the link here to watch the original advertisement). It appeared on TV back in 2007…

Success where to start
goals

Success. Where do you start?

A teacher and a doctor got chatting in Paris to discover that they both loved painting. The doctor said “you should come to stay at my home in Africa because the landscapes are magical”. The teacher quickly replied “What a lovely idea, I have a week of conferences and need a break; I’ll take you…

NLP language
NLP Langauge

Words, Words and Maps

“To think or not to think, that is the question” I found myself casually thinking recently about becoming 30 years old and then suddenly realised that actually I will be 48 this year. Life seems to speed up the older you get. Which got me thinking, what is it that causes this effect? Now let’s…