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  • What do you aspire to?

    I've used hoozyu with young people who weren’t considered to have great futures ahead of them. I saw many light up at seeing their ‘best thing’...

  • Where could I shine?

    For all those old notions of the tortured genius, the truth is that most people shine at doing something they (really) love...

  • Who am I, really?

    The key question you have to be able to answer for yourself is “Who am I, really?” - the starting point is to acknowledge there is more to you than just how you see yourself...

  • Who am I, Usually?

    This is how you see yourself, and how you are able to behave when not experiencing the pressure or discomfort of an environment ill-suited to your Needs...

  • Motivation, Behaviour & Perspective

    Keep digging deeper and engaging with these scores and you'll keep getting more out of them!...

  • It's not what you think...

    How do we know what life as ‘an anything’ is really like, especially when we are in our teens...

  • Future-proof yourself

    There is a good deal being written, spoken and researched on the future of careers and the future world of work...

  • What shall I do with my life?

    Making decisions about what kind of job / career / lifestyle / endeavour you are working towards can be pretty difficult. It can take some of us a long time to discover what we really want to do...

  • Avoiding the post-success blues

    If you've ever had the experience of reaching an ultimate high point, then you probably know what's all too often on the other side...

  • Testing, testing, 1 2 3...

    Making the most of work-experience and internship opportunities will help you find the best path for you...

  • Engage Your Focus

    When you understand, and can intentionally engage, your focus you'll find you are able to achieve a whole new level of positive and productive work or activity...

  • The Interests Scale

    Everyone gets the same 10 Interests - but the order and magnitude of these scores is different for each individual...

  • Work in Progress: How are you developing yourself?

    Self-development is for everyone. Business leaders and CEOs, high school students and new graduates... there's no point at which you can dust off your hands and say 'done'...

  • 5 ideas for better group sessions using hoozyu

    Here are 5 ideas I think will help you get the most out of any group session around hoozyu - whether you're making use of a discussion guide or simply 'winging it'...!

  • The Colours of Interest

    Each Interest describes a unique area, but when we look at the groupings and colours of your Interest scores that can tell us something too...

  • A foundation for talent

    Understanding what works for us, and what doesn’t, is a very important step in understanding where and how we can develop our talent...

  • Start thinking environmentally…

    Picture a Sumatran Orangutan. If we thought like most career counsellors, we would suggest she needed to be in an environment with lots and lots of other hairy red apes...

  • Are you setting checkpoints?

    I don't know about you, but at the end of each month I find myself thinking in terms of how far through the year we are...

  • Reading the Grid: Diagonal Axes

    In the work that we do with large organisations & corporate clients we often talk about the diagonal axes on the Grid...

  • Reading the Grid: Understanding the Dimensions

    Although it appears as 4 coloured boxes, it's important to note that the whole Grid is actually a fine-grained scale...

  • Understanding Interest: Reading your Asterisk on the Grid

    In case it never clicked for you, your Asterisk on the Grid marks the 'average' of your 10 Interest scores...

  • Reading the Grid: a Map of Human Behaviour

    Most of the hoozyu data is fairly straightforward, but the Grid has a bit more to it than immediately meets the eye...

  • Explain Yourself with hoozyu

    It’s a simple idea. Just tell me, who you are; what you need; what you want to do. Simple.

  • What is a hoozyu workshop and what can it do for me?

    There are some great things to be learnt (and often some very funny moments) as people share their hoozyu scores with each other...

  • What's Next? How can you keep making use of your hoozyu data?

    Think about how you may be able to apply your hoozyu data in your own unique context. What specific areas of your life could you develop, using what you've learnt about yourself?...

  • Understanding family dynamics - using your hoozyu data

    As we understand ourselves more through our hoozyu we also see how different others can be and begin to understand the dynamics...

  • Updated hoozyu worksheets & materials

    Last week we updated our hoozyu Printable Worksheets and Reference Materials...

  • It takes courage

    As 2017 drew to a close last week, I was reflecting on the importance of encouragement...

  • Taking Stock & Starting Fresh

    Wherever you are in the world, the start of a new year is a great opportunity to stop a while and take stock...

  • How can my hoozyu help me face something new and challenging?

    You face some big changes and challenges as you make the transition from school years to higher education - or into your first job...

  • Where are you getting your energy from?

    If I came up to you right now and asked 'what matters most to you?' how would you answer...

  • Knowing myself better

    Before I knew about my areas of interest, I didn’t know what I found really satisfying and what I didn’t...