The Easiest Way
Water flowing downhill. Electricity flowing through the neural network in your brain. Your behavior flowing through your social and cultural landscape. All follow the easiest path they can find. Because we always do things the easiest way possible, bringing about desirable changes in our behavior can only happen when we alter the landscape to make a new way of doing things easier than the old way.
This video is a brief introduction to this concept, inspired by the many trickles that wind their way from melting snow to mountain lakes in the Sierra. I’ll revisit this topic soon. In the meanwhile, can you find examples from your life or from your experiences counseling people?
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