A MIND not too narrowly set: A global mindset

“Most conflicts are based on black and white thinking, the fear of devaluation, and the threat to one’s own (cultural) identity. There is one level, though, the global mindset, on which black is also white.” This text was published in the ‘Skilled Helper Collaborative’ (Thanks @Patty): https://pattywolters.com/blog/2021/05/28/mindset-skilled-helpers-collaborative/ I often hear that mindset is everything. This … Continue reading A MIND not too narrowly set: A global mindset

TOWARDS A BROADER AWARENESS (Introduction to a tool of self-reflection)

Missing global awareness Looking at people’s stress and anguish, the conflict between societies and how the environment gets maltreated, it seems that the human ability of mentally embracing, being aware of a global collective as a species did not keep pace with the globalization of the world. Is there a lack of a kind of … Continue reading TOWARDS A BROADER AWARENESS (Introduction to a tool of self-reflection)

Identities: Obstacles to change

[This article was also published together with other authors at the ‘Skilled Helpers Collaborative’: tinyurl.com/dsja4q4h] Transitions can be defined as “change from one form to another.” In physical life, change is inevitable. So, we (and all matter) constantly change. Our body that we occupied only a few years ago does not contain the same atoms … Continue reading Identities: Obstacles to change

LET YOURSELF OFFEND. The benefits of letting you get offended.

You get an understanding and compassionate ear here, but the most significant benefit lies in permitting me to offend you. First of all, if I didn’t dare to offend, I couldn’t be honest. Being offended offers a real-world check outside of one’s comfort zone. Second, if I solely entertained you, I’d waste your time distracting … Continue reading LET YOURSELF OFFEND. The benefits of letting you get offended.

BECOME RESILIENT: How to mentally configure the three basic human needs of safety, satisfaction, and connectedness

This article is part of a collaborative effort to shed light on the critically important topic of resilience. Three perspectives, however, revealing common patterns of the concept and approaches to become more resilient. You can read the original collaborative post on Patty’s Blog featuring the skilled helpers listed below: https://pattywolters.com/blog/2020/12/24/resilience-skilled-helpers-collaborative/ Learning resilience through flowing water … Continue reading BECOME RESILIENT: How to mentally configure the three basic human needs of safety, satisfaction, and connectedness

The ‘Corona World War’ or the 3rd World War in Corona Times (4 min. read)

If the economy is not in constant struggle anyway, then during Corona times there are increased signs of war effects. Understanding the wider context is important. It takes critical thinking, courage, and a belief in positive change. But how? My repeated lesson is: win self-control instead of economic wars so that everyone benefits. The virtual … Continue reading The ‘Corona World War’ or the 3rd World War in Corona Times (4 min. read)

F… airytale

F… airytale. (M. Sager, 2020). Acrylic on wood panel, 40 x 60 cm Many people believe that they would not be complete without a legally bounded better half, that everybody needs somebody to romantically relate to and be taken care of, that one has to be someone’s personified treasure, and that an embodied relationship is … Continue reading F… airytale

THE TRIADIC PERSPECTIVE, the rule of three, or the threefold nature of life

            In 2016, Jim Haber published the ground-breaking DNA research ‘The rule of three’ revealing that nature, respectively DNA when it repairs itself, is likely working in a tripartite structure. During all my research over the years, I’ve found that there is indeed universal power in the ‘rule of three.’ The source energy that is … Continue reading THE TRIADIC PERSPECTIVE, the rule of three, or the threefold nature of life

Using socio-temporal mental maps to navigate people’s worldviews

This article is about the fascinating science of mental schemas and worldviews and how they relate to a person’s meaning and well-being. You can try out the related self-reflection tool, an exciting psycho-philosophical adventure, at www.mathias-sager.com.

Healing beyond relief

Doctor’s don’t heal you, healing occurs within yourself. If life can create new bodies and souls, why shouldn’t it be able to heal the same? You will find everything you need in life if you serve it by helping all humanity that comes and goes. The assertive expression of your legitimate desires and quitting temporal states, spaces, and dependencies that are awareness-unintelligent is unavoidable to remove what is inhibiting the wholesome life in humantime that is available to you too.

Critical thinking & choosing where to pay attention

Because media gets their attention through the attention economy, and declining attention span of people therefore, we are distracted and have not enough attention for critical thinking. But that’s exactly the goal of the marketers, to lure us into the political and consumerism messages.​Learning from critical thinkers may be safer as they have made their … Continue reading Critical thinking & choosing where to pay attention

Social learning theory: Observational learning / modeling

Albert Bandura, professor emeritus at Stanford University, has made groundbreaking contributions to psychology through social cognitive theory and the theory of self-efficacy. Social cognitive theory is behaviorist in its approach but recognizes that the environment shapes peoples’ beliefs and attitudes, which are primarily internal processes, and these beliefs and attitudes are an important component of … Continue reading Social learning theory: Observational learning / modeling

Let’s Awareness Intelligence (AWI) empower us

As you will experience throughout the whole program and courses, assuming a stance of Awareness Intelligence facilitates learning, for deeper experiences and bigger impacts.No worries, the concept of Awareness Intelligence will always again be explained from different angles as relevant for the topics discussed.The structure and dimensions of lifeOften breakthrough findings are the simplest ones. … Continue reading Let’s Awareness Intelligence (AWI) empower us

The ability to respond

Recognize how important you are. Every dream for a better world, every creative act, and even a seemingly naive idea can inspire and provide the courage to break out of the cage of limited knowing. It’s about what you can do in your mind. It’s not compliance, but bold responsibility that nurtures your, others, and all humankind’s Awareness Intelligence. What else could be more worth to realize?! I, for my part, rather want to have tried.

Going beyond

Remembering something new. Again, that’s cool: remembering something seemingly new, which is intuition. Memory system beyond birth: intuition. It’s not new, it’s eternal. That’s how we access the source intelligence. Awareness Intelligence on cyclical timeMaximal temporal awareness bends the imaginary timeline into a circle in which the past and the future, both infinitely stretching into … Continue reading Going beyond

Let’s Awareness Intelligence (AWI) empower us

As you will experience throughout the whole program and courses, assuming a stance of Awareness Intelligence facilitates learning, for deeper experiences and bigger impacts.No worries, the concept of Awareness Intelligence will always again be explained from different angles as relevant for the topics discussed.The structure and dimensions of lifeOften breakthrough findings are the simplest ones. … Continue reading Let’s Awareness Intelligence (AWI) empower us

Let’s Awareness Intelligence (AWI) empower us

As you will experience throughout the whole program and courses, assuming a stance of Awareness Intelligence facilitates learning, for deeper experiences and bigger impacts.No worries, the concept of Awareness Intelligence will always again be explained from different angles as relevant for the topics discussed.The structure and dimensions of lifeOften breakthrough findings are the simplest ones. … Continue reading Let’s Awareness Intelligence (AWI) empower us

Social Cognitive Theory, Modeling, and Theory of Self-efficacy

Albert Bandura, professor emeritus at Stanford University, has made groundbreaking contributions to psychology through social cognitive theory and the theory of self-efficacy. Social cognitive theory is behaviorist in its approach but recognizes that the environment shapes peoples’ beliefs and attitudes, which are primarily internal processes, and these beliefs and attitudes are an important component of … Continue reading Social Cognitive Theory, Modeling, and Theory of Self-efficacy

The Knowledge Hierarchy

Different types of knowledge can be logically structured into a hierarchical diagram. ​Example​ Data: 03772 41565 83385 10157 Information (interpretation): Heathrow weather station; visibility 15 km, sky completely cloudy; wind direction north west, speed 85 kts; temperature 15.7 degrees C. Knowledge (understanding): my experience says this will cause severe flight delays. Wisdom (insight): I shall book a train before other … Continue reading The Knowledge Hierarchy