How To Be Socially Aware Using Social Radar

With the holiday season approaching, there is the possibility of many more social interactions. It's about this time of year that we look at our calendar and start adding some of these opportunities. Sometimes, it can be almost like creating a master plan right up until January 2nd. Hopefully, your goal is to include the […]

Do You Know What to Listen For in Positive Communication?

Emotions are contagious and infect your language. When this happens communication can become more negative or more positive. Negative language has a profoundly negative impact on your ability to enjoy your life and to take the actions you need to take. Negative language reflects a negative mindset which closes you down. It decreases your energy […]

How Healthy Are Your Relationship Communication Skills?

Anyone who has ever been in a relationship – that means almost all of us – knows that while cruising along life’s highway in tandem with someone else, you are likely to come upon some bumps. There might even be some potholes or roadblocks. We also know that relationships are an important part of feeling […]

Do You Know the Ingredients for Conflict?

Since conflict is unavoidable, it is important to develop strategies for understanding and managing conflict in your life. I like to think of conflict as a signal that something is trying to happen. For instance, you will notice conflict any time you are in a situation where there are different opinions and ideas. Conflict tends […]