3 QUESTIONS TO ASK YOURSELF AND STAY COOL DURING DIFFICULT CONVERSATIONS

In the heat of the moment, it’s hard to stay calm and challenge your ingrained thought patterns but try asking these centering questions to cool down your emotions, get back in balance and engage in that conversation “The temptation to quit will be greatest just before you are about to succeed.” (Chinese Proverb)   Since … More 3 QUESTIONS TO ASK YOURSELF AND STAY COOL DURING DIFFICULT CONVERSATIONS

ROADMAP TO NAVIGATING THE HOLIDAYS WITHOUT CONFLICT

Strategies to prevent tensions and strengthen your relationships “Some people grumble that roses have thorns, I am grateful thorns have roses.” — Alphonse Karr Thanksgiving is this week! In just 3 days! Wow! Are you excited or anxious to spend time with your family? Do you dream of having the family sitting around the table, passing … More ROADMAP TO NAVIGATING THE HOLIDAYS WITHOUT CONFLICT

Can A Contrarian Help Your Team’s Success?

“For good ideas and true innovation, you need human interaction, conflict, argument, debate.” — Margaret Heffernan As a mediator my main role is to help people find resolution to their conflict. You may be surprised to know that I quite often tell my clients that conflict is not always a bad thing. Conflicts are an … More Can A Contrarian Help Your Team’s Success?