Power & Control

I believe 99% of our behavior is motivated by the need for power and control. Now, I believe that there are certain circumstances in which power and control is appropriate. For example, in my classroom, I must exert power and control over my students, because, without power and control, as evidenced by ‘Lord of the […]

Manipulation & Control, The Ego, and My Current Life Lesson

I walked out of a meeting this week, and realized I had completely controlled and manipulated the entire meeting. I walked, expecting to get reprimanded for something I obviously did, and walked out with absolutely nothing to share because the meeting was so anti-climatic. As a psychology major, I spent my entire college career learning […]