This article presents reasons for why you should hear what even the most insignificant people on your team have to say. It strives to connect those reasons to your own maintenance of power and personal success. People in positions of authority often treat distant subordinates with less respect than someone they work closely with. Time … Read more
This article offers insights on how to deal with the disappointment that comes with broken promises, a common occurrence in today’s society. It explores the psychology behind making promises in the heat of the moment and why they often lead to unfulfilled expectations.
Additionally, the article examines what to do when someone continuously fails to keep their word and how to prevent being a victim of broken promises. Whether it’s friends who break promises or colleagues who don’t follow through, this piece provides practical advice on how to handle these situations with grace and integrity.
A common mistake people make while delivering criticism is serving to alienate the person they are critiquing. Making the people you criticize feel alone in a puddle of their mistakes is not an effective way of teaching a lesson. Allowing someone to feel alone with their mistakes discourages them from making the changes needed to move … Read more
This article delves into the challenging task of handling individuals who always make excuses and do not take responsibility for their actions. It begins by recounting a somber discovery that many people exhibit this behavior and provides insights into why excuses are made.
Readers will learn how to show empathy towards the stories behind the excuses and how to identify when the cause holds validity. The article also highlights common, improper reactions and encourages readers to debunk the causes and uncover underlying habits to make excuses.
In today’s world, it’s easy to find people who support your views, but it’s harder to find people who challenge them. Having people on your side may feel good, but it’s important to ask yourself whether they’re there for the right reasons.
The article explores how having a large number of supporters who rely on fallacies and straw-man arguments can weaken your position. It emphasizes the importance of being honest with yourself and having a strong argument that can stand up to scrutiny. The article also delves into the volatility of communication and how wrong messages can be conveyed when playing a game of broken telephone.
This article delves into the art of mediating arguments and providing strategies for resolving conflicts between friends. It emphasizes the importance of protecting each friend’s time in expressing their point of view, granulating wrongfulness so that it can be attributed to both, and being lenient in interpreting those wrongdoings while still protecting the victim’s reactions.
With these tactics, individuals can learn to handle conflicts constructively and prevent them from escalating further. Whether it’s a minor disagreement or a major dispute, the techniques outlined in this article can help friends navigate their disagreements in a way that strengthens their relationships rather than damaging them.
The customer role is a difficult one to excel in. You may not have seriously analyzed the customer identity you adopt as you walk into a business establishment. However, the opportunities to positively influence others unveil themselves as you meditate on what a good customer looks and acts like. The exchange of fiscal resources for … Read more
Being friends/acquaintances with a bully is a bad look. The friends we choose in life are never perfect. There will be traits you see in friends which can damage your relationship with them as well as your own reputation in the eyes of others. Being friends with a bully is a bad look because it … Read more
This article discusses the art of accepting apologies. It emphasizes the active role individuals play in the process and how to respond to apologies received via text messages or email with grace and professionalism.
The article highlights the importance of respecting the courage it takes for someone to apologize and cautions against kicking them when they’re down. It provides readers with practical tips on how to move forward after an apology has been given and how to maintain healthy relationships. This article is a must-read for anyone seeking guidance on how to handle apologies in a respectful and professional manner.
You’ll encounter people whose minds have erected self-imposed barriers to good decision making. Those who allow their nefarious thoughts to mature into real-world acts will need understanding, help, and management.