Curb Their Anger

In an elementary school where I used to teach, the “behavior room” (where the bad kids got sent) displayed this poster:  “It’s okay to be angry. It’s not okay to be mean.”

I don’t care how “invaluable” the employee is — (more…)

Making Tough Conversations Easier II

It’s a complex world, the one you work in.  Way too complex for any one leader to have all the answers. Everyone holds a piece of the truth. (more…)

Making Tough Conversations Easier

“Relationships succeed or fail one conversation at a time.”  How does that fit your experience, at work and at home?   (more…)