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Workshop ‘Do it yourself’

The Theunissen sisters set your brain and body in motion in an unusual way during the Permanent Beta Festival . About the workshop Down-to-earth and with unbridled enthusiasm, the Theunissen sisters are committed to a better life. Usually each in her own way, especially for Permanent Beta together. What do you get? An explosive mixture […]

IML on the INNOVATE festival on 5 Oktober

Future Life Research will be at the INNOVATE Festival in Arnhem on 5 October. We are running a walk-in workshop on Interactive Micro Learning (IML), the technology behind BetterYourself.app. Do you want to decide for yourself what, how and when you want to learn? Do you realy want to implement your own intentions? Change your […]

Time-saving creativity

When cleaning up, I came across a drawing that I must have made around the age of 16. The assignment was to draw a messy antique store and I went to work enthusiastically (see bottom left of the drawing). But soon I saw that I had started too small so that the drawing would never […]

Paper accepted for the Association for Moral Education

The Virtues Mirror is a questionnaire for online self-evaluation of moral behaviour. The questionnaire approaches virtues as state (not trait) to promote practicing virtues. The preliminary conclusion is that the questionnaire offers a good starting point for moral development. Theunissen, N.C.M. (2018) The Virtues Mirror: a new online self-evaluation questionnaire to support moral development. Paper […]

The Virtues Mirror is fully operational.

Status update at ResearchGate.net The Virtues Mirror: a new online self-evaluation questionnaire to support moral development. The Virtues Mirror (in Dutch: Deugdenspiegel) is fully operational. Data-collection for validation and reliability tests is running in a convenience sample of people joining the MyVirtues website (in Dutch: MijnDeugden.nl). The questionnaire is created based on a scientific literature […]

Negotiating with yourself: Don’t!

Negotiating with yourself = telling yourself that you don’t have to implement your good intentions for reasons that are clear to you. These were your own good plans, right? So: negotiating with yourself? DON’T! Does this sounds familiar: you have made a good intention and when the time comes, you convince yourself that you don’t […]

MyVirtues status update

Status update at ResearchGate.net Virtues for the 21th century: moral competences and moral development using ubiquitous learning Goal: Open any newspaper and you’ll see that society can use more virtuous behavior. However, virtues are often considered ‘old fashioned’ and people do not relate them to their (working)life. Therefore, the project MijnDeugden.nl (Dutch for MyVirtues.nl) is […]

Paper accepted: Interdisciplinary Conference on Character and Virtues

This presentation reports about the first phase of the development of a virtues self-evaluation instrument: a search for virtues relevant for the 21th century professional. Theunissen, N. C. M. (2016). Virtues for the 21th century professional. Presentation at the Interdisciplinary Conference on Character and Virtues in the Professions, June 2-4 2016, University of Birmingham, UK, […]

Classical wisdom for the 21sth century

Sorry, not translated yet, please use your browser’s instant translation option or sent me a request for translation Misschien heb je MijnDeugden.nl in ontwikkeling gezien. Hoog tijd om hier eens wat meer over te vertellen. Update 2019: Op 4 juni is de MijnDeugden website opnieuw gelanceerd onder de naam MooierMens.app (lees hier wat er is veranderd). […]