The purpose of playtime
Ancient knowledge, modern practices: What Lego serious play and Māori holistic wellbeing have in common
Mike Phillips is a certified Lego serious play facilitator who runs successful workshops around New Zealand with companies to help them "play with purpose" and build a better future, faster. He is also learning Mirimiri and Romiromi, ancient and traditional forms of massage based on Maori philosophies surrounding holistic wellbeing. Here, he shares the commonalities between the two, as well as what it's like to spend a day in his life instructing businesses on how to play.