October 27, 2020 Pearson Blog: A Conspiracy Theory Vaccine? Making Sense of a Chaotic World

By Carol S. Pearson Part One: The Appeal of Conspiracy Thinking I’m intrigued by how many conspiracy theories are gaining traction today, and wondering how so many fellow citizens of my country can believe them. I see news interviews with people who believe such outrageous things, but in every other way they look and act […]

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September 2020 Newsletter

Vote! I’ve just written a book about the importance of living our archetypal values so that we can gain their gifts. Voting is one essential way to do that. For the Idealist, it is the right thing to do. For the Realist, the way to affect reality. For the Caregiver, it is caring for oneself, […]

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Mapping The Organizational Psyche

Great news! You can now download Mapping the Organizational Psyche: A Jungian Theory of Organizational Dynamics and Change free of charge. John Corlett and I co-authored this book for leaders, organizational development consultants, executive coaches, and anyone trying to better understand their organization. It partners well with the revised Pearson-Marr Archetype Indicator® for those who want to use […]

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August 12, 2020: Zajchowski Blog: The Lover’s Call to Life

By Stephanie Zajchowski, Ph.D. The morning news reads like a dystopian novel. After five years of studying apocalyptic writing, I imagined I would be able to achieve an academic distance from a global pandemic in order to observe as new patterns emerge. The reality has been quite the opposite. I spend most mornings consumed by case […]

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June 2020 Newsletter

It’s June, and the pandemic is getting worse as people defy common sense and refuse to wear masks or care about others. Cell phone videos have revealed to us how common it is for police to murder innocent human beings and get away with it because those killed have dark skins. Now many of all […]

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May 27, 2020 Pearson Blog: The Power of Story in a Time of Crisis and Potential Social Renewal

By Carol S. Pearson …this is preeminently the time to speak the truth, the whole truth, frankly and boldly. Nor need we shrink from honestly facing conditions in our country today. This great Nation will endure as it has endured, will revive and will prosper. So, first of all, let me assert my firm belief […]

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PMAI Re-Release

May 6, 2020 Dear Friends: Great news! A new and improved version of the Pearson-Marr Archetype Indicator® (PMAI®) is now available. The instrument also comes with its own website, www.storywell.com. To introduce the new PMAI®, I’ll be offering two free webinars, next Wednesday, May 13th, and Wednesday, May 20th, on how to identify the archetypes in your life […]

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March 2020 Newsletter

Dear Friend: As I write this, I am sheltered-in-place with my dear husband, David, during the coronavirus pandemic. We are observing the at-least-six-feet-apart rule of social distance with others and remaining home as much as we can, not only to keep ourselves safe, but also for the safety of everyone else. The side-effect of the […]

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March 24, 2020 Pearson Blog: Do What You Love and Make a Difference—But How?

by Carol S. Pearson This is the second of two blogs that address the coronavirus pandemic. I’m going out very little during the coronavirus pandemic, while also taking time to stay connected—at a distance—with family, friends, and colleagues. It is so important in these times that people are not isolated. Simultaneously, I am working to […]

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March 24, 2020 Pearson Blog: Beyond Disinfectant, Cleaning Wipes, and Toilet Paper: Our Pandemic Challenge

by Carol S. Pearson This is the first of two blogs that address the coronavirus pandemic. All I have is a voiceTo undo the folded lie,The romantic lie in the brainOf the sensual man-in-the-streetAnd the lie of AuthorityWhose buildings grope the sky:There is no such thing as the StateAnd no one exists alone;Hunger allows no […]

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