Why You Can’t Force Others to Adhere to Your Directions

Truth being ignored or dismissed is one of life’s cruel tricks. There are truths later proven right whose presentation was ridiculed or ignored. Cold reactions to communicating something truthful feels like throwing punches at a wall. It’ll only further hurt rather than get through to those who listen. Internal questions come about on whether what … Read more

How To Be Hands-Off but Not Aloof as a Manager

This page contains pointers to help you maintain effective managerial control over staff whilst not being considered overbearing. A reputation of being a micromanager is difficult to rub off without a new start at a new workplace. To those you manage, evidence would be secondary to feeling, and them feeling you breathing down their necks … Read more

Why You Should Assume Pain To Be the Root Cause of Bad Behavior

Disclaimer: This article is not about criminal behavior. It is about bad social behavior in day-to-day life.  Bad behavior is behavior which damages others or oneself. Effective reaction to, and management of, others’ bad behavior is dependent on feeling empathy toward them. The development of empathetic thinking leads to the understanding that pain is most … Read more

How to Improve at Reading and Sending Emails

The art of email communication is often overlooked, yet it is a crucial aspect of modern communication. This article delves into the best practices for improving your reading and sending techniques, providing tips and examples to help streamline your email process.

Discover the importance of the recipients list, headers, and subject line, as well as the type of email you are sending. Learn the value of clarity, text formatting, and embedded links, and how to show gratitude in your written statements. Discover the etiquette of respecting people’s attention, avoiding email fatigue, and knowing when to switch to a call or meeting. Embrace the most effective method of email communication by following these points to remember.

Why You Shouldn’t Celebrate When Someone Takes Your Advice

This article is about seriously considering the responsibility one adopts by giving others advice. The experience of receiving advice from someone who’s a little bit too invested in proving themselves right raises some questions. Why do such individuals hold a high level of interest in us adopting their advice? What are they attempting to gain … Read more

Why You Shouldn’t Try Impressing the Unimpressed

The unlucky know that unreciprocated love is torturous. Being stuck in the loop of needing to increase the quality of your attention toward someone perpetually unimpressed by it seldom ends without disappointment. The unimpressed aren’t bound to love’s context however, and you’ll come across those who decide you’re not worthy of their respect in the … Read more

Why Your Communications Are Under No Obligation To Be Influenced by Others’ Anxiety

Anxiety is a common experience in today’s world, and it can be even more prevalent in communication. This article explores the negative impact that anxiety can have on our communication and the importance of overcoming it. The article is designed to help someone with anxiety understand how to overcome anxiety in communication and how to avoid anxiety from lack of communication. Through an in-depth analysis of these topics, readers will gain a better understanding of how to communicate effectively without being influenced by others’ anxiety.

How To Court and Divert Attention As Needed

This article is not written for those on an insatiable quest for others’ attention due to imbalances in their own sense of self worth. Attention does not heal nor fulfill; it doesn’t hurt or hinder either. Attention simply highlights. If you want to use it to your advantage, attention is to be courted for the … Read more

Why There’s Benefit to Framing the Immediate As the Past

This article aims to express the importance of viewing today’s happenings with the perspective that time away from them provides. In hopefully helping you attain an even perspective on today’s hardships, this information may also help you manage others in stressful times.  A difficult, lengthy wooded trail becomes less intimidating once you’ve hiked it through.  … Read more