05:06
How To Choose A Partner Wisely
by The School...
20 hours ago ∗ Views: 169,934
We're given very little guidance on how to choose our partners and tend to leave it to that mysterious force we know as 'instinct'. However, it truly ...
06:09
Why Is Work so Boring?
by The School...
3 days ago ∗ Views: 274,271
Many of us find our work rather boring and when we do, we tend to blame ourselves. But there are very large-scale reasons, rooted in history and econo...
08:06
How to Enrich a Country: Free Trade or Protectionism?
by The School...
5 days ago ∗ Views: 136,147
What is the best way to make a country rich? Should you adopt a policy of free trade? Or is protectionism and economic nationalism the better way? We ...
04:11
How to be a Friend to Yourself
by The School...
1 week ago ∗ Views: 286,793
The person we may find it hardest to be kind and sympathetic to is, surprisingly, ourselves. Yet being a friend to ourselves provides the only viable ...
05:59
How to Overcome Shyness
by The School...
1 week ago ∗ Views: 369,941
The secret to overcoming shyness is to remember that others are, beneath the differences, always substantially the same as we are. If you like our fil...
04:41
How the Right Words Help Us to Feel the Right Things
by The School...
2 weeks ago ∗ Views: 239,124
Our feelings are often waiting for the right words to help us to experience them properly. If you like our films, take a look at our shop (we ship wor...
05:30
The Nightmare of Colleagues
by The School...
2 weeks ago ∗ Views: 168,380
Some of what makes our working lives especially difficult are those unavoidable features of most offices: colleagues… If you like our films, take a ...
03:22
What It's Like Inside Our Minds
by The School...
2 weeks ago ∗ Views: 158,713
It's remarkably hard to imagine what it might be like inside our minds. But doing so helps us to see that the real task of thinking should involve thr...
03:04
Be the Change You Want to See
by The School...
3 weeks ago ∗ Views: 218,803
We so often complain that others around us aren't changing in this way or that. But one of the best ways of encouraging them to change is to change ou...
02:19
Why We Think About Other People During Sex
by The School...
3 weeks ago ∗ Views: 175,996
The idea of thinking of someone else during sex could seem the height of disloyalty. It is – in fact – simply the height of normality. If you like...
05:39
What our Wedding Vows should Say
by The School...
3 weeks ago ∗ Views: 143,770
Some of the trouble of long-term relationships comes from the vows we say at the beginning. We should learn to reformulate what we say when we enter ....
03:02
Why it Probably Wasn’t Better Being Single
by The School...
4 weeks ago ∗ Views: 397,258
We have a very unhelpful tendency – when in relationships – to idealise what it was like being single. We should learn how to bear proper witness ...
04:12
In Defence Of 'Needy' People
by The School...
4 weeks ago ∗ Views: 279,540
We're used to being very down on so-called 'needy' people. But perhaps – in many situations – the problem doesn't lie so much with the apparently ...
06:16
The Poignancy of Old Pornography
by The School...
1 month ago ∗ Views: 278,651
There's something especially poignant about pornography in which all the participants are long dead. We explore the history of 19th century pornograph...
05:57
Why Love Is Never As Nice As It Should Be
by The School...
1 month ago ∗ Views: 546,506
Our relationships are often not quite as warm and perfect as they should be. That's perhaps because we're comparing them with a relationship in the pa...