Differentiating Between Meaning and Purpose, And Why It Matters

Luis A. Marrero, M.A., RODP, LLP Boston Institute for Meaningful Purpose July 2017 Reprint from http://www.drpaulwong.com/differentiating-between-meaning-and-purpose-and-why-it-matters/ (Readers are encouraged to join the International Network on Personal Meaning: http://www.meaning.ca/) It is not a secret that defining and differentiating meaning and purpose continues to be a challenge for researchers and practitioners alike. This became apparent to me in the course of reviewing the…

Symposium: Engagement is dead! Long Live Engagement!

International Meaning Conference Joining Forces in Practice and Research 30 June – 2 July 2017 University of Roehampton, Center for Research in Social and Psychological Transformation   Symposium: Engagement is dead! Long Live Engagement! Applying Meaning – & Purpose-Centered Interventions to Enhance Employee Engagement and Organizational Effectiveness Panelists: Ken Howard, Alice Ballantine Dykes, Sharon Mccormick,…

Workshop: Coaching for a Meaningful Meaning

INTERNATIONAL MEANING CONFERENCE London, UK, 30 June – 2 July 2017 Facilitator: Luis A. Marrero, M.A., RODP, LLP; CEO Boston Institute for Meaningful Purpose It is encouraging to know that various psychology schools have leveraged existing counseling and therapeutic methods to coaching (Wong, 2011;[i] Cox & Bachkirova, 2014[ii]; Grant, 2015[iii]).; including existential philosophy (Van Deurzen…

Engagement: Test Question

Luis A. Marrero, M.A., RODP, LLP CEO Boston Institute for Meaningful Purpose If you have been reading my articles these past years you are fully aware how Meaningful Purpose Psychology (logoteleology) came to being. It came to life through a paradox. Stated as questions, the paradox asks, “How come there is so much knowledge and…