Life Tips / Personal Development

How to trust everyone, all the time!

Wouldn’t it be great to be able to trust everyone?    Imagine a world where we could leave our hypothetical windows unlocked and our doors wide open.  How would you feel in such a place?  Safe?  Secure?  Able to accomplish great things? Psychologically, trust is required for us to work together effectively.  Barbara Misztal, in her … Continue reading

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Growing through Conflict

In the book “the 7 day weekend”, the anthropologist Angeles Arrien provides insight about conflict.  She defines conflict as: “a situation of change and/or a situation that provides growth” Nice words, but most of us don’t usually don’t think of conflict as “good”.   It seems she means that overcoming the conflict situation is the growth … Continue reading