Community and Relationships

 

Tolerating People That Bug Us - June 4, 2011

When we spend our time judging others and talking about others, we lose the real opportunity, to learn more about ourselves.


 

When Our Stories Collide - April 2, 2011

A key to working through conflict is to understand we make up stories about what is going on. The stories are influenced by our experience.


 

Crucial Conversations About What Really Matters - October 9, 2010

Enhancing the quality of our conversations, can enhance the quality of our relationships.  The program is derived from a book entitled, Crucial Conversations.


 

How to Deal with Judgmental People - Repeated on October 2, 2010

When we are hooked by other's judgments, it is an opportunity to learn more about ourselves.


 

HAVING FAITH IN HUMANITY - September 11, 2010

 Is it naive to believe in the inherent goodness of humans?


 

FOCUSING ON THE UNSEEN - August 14, 2010

In our culture we tend to focus on "stuff" and miss the beauty of the spaces. And forget it is not so much about what you do, but how you do it.


 

APPRECIATING SILENCE - August 7, 2010

 Too often we under-value what is unseen (or un-heard)


 

Storytelling to Get Past Our Differences - July 24, 2010

Storytelling can bridge our differences. If we move beyond our different conclusions and explore each other's stories, we may find a way through.


 

Patterns that Repeat in Organizations - the work of Barry Oshry - June 12, 2010

Much that we experience in organizations (and in any human system) is predictable not personal.  Using the work of Barry Oshry, we might have more understanding, be more forgiving and t


 

How to Respond When Stuff Happens - May 29, 2010

Barry Oshry's, author of Seeing Systems, over the past 35 years has shown that much that we experience as personal, is not personal at all.  With that lens we might be a bit more intention