The Power Game is a British drama series set in the boardrooms of big business and high finance as ambitious and ruthless managing director, John Wilder, lets nothing stand in the way of his growing business empire.

The Power Game - Netflix

Type: Scripted

Languages: English

Status: Ended

Runtime: 60 minutes

Premier: 1965-12-13

The Power Game - Mind games - Netflix

Mind games is used to define three forms of competitive human behaviors: a largely conscious struggle for psychological one-upmanship, often employing passive–aggressive behavior to specifically demoralize or dis-empower the thinking subject, making the aggressor look superior; also referred to as power games or head games. the unconscious games played by people engaged in ulterior transactions of which they are not fully aware, and which transactional analysis considers to form a central element of social life all over the world. mental exercises designed to improve the functioning of mind and/or personality; see also brain teasers or puzzles. The first known use of “mind game” is in 1963. The first known use of “head game” is in 1977.

The Power Game - Mental exercises - Netflix

Mind games for self-improvement fall into two main categories. There are mental exercises and puzzles to maintain or improve the actual working of the brain. There is also the category of the self-empowering mind game, as in psychodrama, or mental and fantasy workshops – elements which might be seen as an ultimate outgrowth of yoga as a set of mental (and physical) disciplines.

The Power Game - References - Netflix