Whenever you work with people, conflict is inevitable. The tension created by daily conflict either results in wasted time, decreased productivity, and poor decisions or the sort of internal competiti...
A first-rate communicator discerns how to deal with conflict. His goal is not to eliminate conflict but to control it in such a way that it brings about evolution and constructive outcome. We all have...
1. Avoid getting in a power struggle. There is a noteworthy relationship between power and authority. Several times, as power increases, influence decreases and vice versa. Famous sociologist Erik Eri...
Is the commercialism of the holidays getting you down? How would you like to spend less time racking up credit card debt and more time putting heart into your relationships? It's important to appre...
Endearing our enemies Quite a new concept indeed Not for Jesus He whom did bleed For those who crucified Him Spit in His face Mocked and ridiculed Him To their own disgrace Nevertheless He endured The...
God gave us mouths that shut And ears that remain open This should tell us something Sadly many impetuously only bring Their opinions and remarks to the table It seems in regard to listening Humanity...
Ever notice that negotiations usually go much better when there is a history of trust from previous successful negotiations? That is no accident. The good will that is built up over the years allows t...
It is easy to lock horns, sometimes with those near and dear, about opinions on favorite subjects...like religion, politics, and finances. This list is endless.I have a section on my self-help blog th...
There are few things that can damage a marriage or any relationship for that matter than lack of conflict resolution skills. I tend to be quite aggressive and have left my husband wondering what just ...
No matter the industry, there has always been conflict in the supply chain. That, I believe, will continue to be true. More times than I can remember, I have presented my keynote presentation titled, ...