The Rare Ones Ask Questions

Most people talk. Few people listen. The rare ones ask questions. Why are questions so important? What purpose do they really serve. Questions seem to play three simple yet powerful roles in our conversations or relationships. They… 1) Show that you are listening and maybe that you care (Huge in the trust building phase of a relationship […]

We’ve all faced a setback or two…probably just today alone. We’ve all failed.

There’s some great stuff here on how we view these moments and move forward. I may watch this over and over again.

Conflict Styles

Conflict is inevitable. It happens, but when conflict happens, how do we handle it?  A well know conflict model (shown above) says that we are one of five conflict styles people use when faced with conflict. These frames have actually helped me a great deal in doing basic situational assessment. Once you know how a person […]