2.1 INTRODUCTION

This section is intended only to give an introduction to the underlying principles of NLP, before illustrating application against skills and behaviours for effective project management in Part 3. As such it will not teach you NLP, but it will give you a fairly complete background and sufficient understanding of it to carry out all of the specific exercises described in Part 3.

After originating from the fields of linguistics and cybernetics, through the modelling of leading therapists, NLP quickly found application in counselling and personal change. Through an understanding of the mind-body connection, it has also expanded rapidly into health applications. The mind-body connection also led to growth in coaching for leading ...

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