The School of Life

Core disciplines: Branded content, Innovation/NPD/Service Design


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'You cannot find peace by avoiding life.' - Virginia Woolf
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Art, music, film and literature all seek to help us better understand the world. Apply their knowledge in your life:
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So what if you don't really like Dickens, Austen or Wilde? It's not that abnormal:
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How to turn down the volume on your nasty inner voice:
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Anthropologist Margaret Mead was a powerful but lone female voice in a male dominated industry. Explore more in June
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Sunday mornings are just the right time to savour life’s small pleasures. Explore more with our card set:
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'Not on one strand are all life's jewels strung.' - William Morris
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'Philosophy is not a theory but an activity.' - Ludwig Wittgenstein
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We have just opened an office in Germany, the reason why might surprise you...
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Sometimes, when we're feeling down, the last thing we actually need is someone to be cheery towards us:
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Every good life should be rich in projects. Launch your next idea with the help of our projects journal:
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'What is a friend? A single soul dwelling in two bodies.' - Aristotle
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'Courage is grace under pressure.' - Ernest Hemingway
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Knowing how to derive satisfaction from small pleasures is key to a good life. Here is our short guide:
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Behind our insecurity in seducing someone we like are two conjoined fears: that we are unworthy & they are perfect:
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The notion of a male breadwinner and female caregiver is a relic best consigned to history. Today we all want more:
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The world generally resists our desire to impose our will upon it, but in work, we can become the masters of things:
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Many of us are stuck in unsatisfactory relationships. Let us help you decide whether to commit or quit:
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One of the characteristic flaws of our minds is to exaggerate how fragile we might be:
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Emotional baggage, everyone has it, the trick is to carry it elegantly. Find our full range of accessories here:
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In the presence of the sublime, we are reminded not to take ourselves quite so seriously:
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'To be wronged is nothing unless you continue to remember it.' - Confucius
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'Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty never grows old.' - Franz Kafka
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If we are not truthful with ourselves, we will never find fulfilment. Explore Jean-Paul Sartre's idea of Bad Faith:
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Why when we speak up for what we believe in do we risk facing backlash and where does that backlash come from?
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'Let your life be a counter-friction to stop the machine' – Henry David Thoreau
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Quietly signal your commitment to increasing the amount of emotional intelligence in circulation with our tote bag:
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When difficult feelings do threaten to emerge, the observing self typically takes fright and looks away:
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Being inefficient doesn't just result in an increasing workload. It results in regrets. Strengthen your willpower:
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Babies are a reminder that no one made themselves. And therefore, that we’re heavily in someone’s debt:

The School of Life supported by Leo Burnett - Business Wise
The School of Life supported by Leo Burnett
(The School of Life)
Business Wise
Innovation/NPD/Service Design
Exploring the big ideas around branding, meaning, culture and value
Feb 1st 2017 14:43:40
Ikano Bank - A Simpler Britain
Ikano Bank
(Ikano Bank)
A Simpler Britain
Branded content, Innovation/NPD/Service Design
To help Ikano Bank launch in the UK we created a beautifully designed book on simplicity
Nov 8th 2016 15:37:58
Central YMCA - Eudaimonia! Good ideas for living well
Central YMCA
(Central YMCA)
Eudaimonia! Good ideas for living well
Branded content, Innovation/NPD/Service Design
We put on a conference exploring the future of fitness, healthcare and wellbeing for Londoners
Nov 7th 2016 16:09:04
Lloyds Bank - For Your Next Step
Lloyds Bank
(Lloyds Bank)
For Your Next Step
Branded content
A series of films and articles exploring the emotional factors behind life's big moments
Nov 1st 2016 15:59:21
AXA PPP Healthcare - Open Up - Tackling Taboo Conversations
AXA PPP Healthcare
(AXA PPP Healthcare)
Open Up - Tackling Taboo Conversations
Branded content
A workshop and box of conversation cards on having taboo (financial) conversations with your partner
Nov 1st 2016 15:38:44

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