Essence

In philosophy, essence is the property or set of properties that make an entity or substancewhat it fundamentally is, and which it has bynecessity, and without which it loses itsidentity. Essence is contrasted with accident: a property that the entity or substance hascontingently, without which the substance can still retain its identity. The concept originates with Aristotle, who used the Greekexpression to … Continue reading Essence

Leadership

Leadership is both a research area and a practical skill, regarding the ability of an individual or organization to “lead” or guide other individuals, teams, or entire organizations . Controversial viewpoints are present in the literature, among Eastern and Western approaches to leadership, and also within the West, on US vs. European approaches. In US … Continue reading Leadership

Love{passion/affection}

Love is a variety of different feelings, states, and attitudes that ranges from interpersonalaffection (“I love my mother”) to pleasure (“I loved that meal”). It can refer to an emotion of a strong attraction and personalattachment.[1] It can also be a virtuerepresenting human kindness, compassion, and affection—”the unselfish loyal and benevolent concern for the good … Continue reading Love{passion/affection}

Spring(Season)

Spring is one of the four conventionaltemperate seasons, following winter and preceding summer. There are various technical definitions of spring, but local usage of the term varies according to local climate, cultures and customs. When it is spring in theNorthern Hemisphere, it will be autumn in theSouthern Hemisphere. At the spring equinox,days are approximately 12 … Continue reading Spring(Season)

Insight

Insight is the understanding of a specificcause and effect in a specific context. The term insight can have several related meanings: a piece of information the act or result of understanding the inner nature of things or of seeing intuitively (callednoesis in Greek) an introspection the power of acute observation anddeduction, penetration, discernment,perception called intellection … Continue reading Insight

Optimal Distinctiveness

Optimal distinctiveness is a social psychological theory seeking to understandingroup–outgroup differences. It asserts that individuals desire to attain an optimal balance of inclusion and distinctiveness within andbetween social groups and situations (Brewer, 2003). These two motives are in constant opposition with each other; when there is too much of one motive, the other must increase … Continue reading Optimal Distinctiveness