Conflict happens. It happens every day for every one but it doesn’t always become a problem. We have ways of managing it. The problems with conflict happen when we don’t manage it. The pain comes when “we” avoid… Read More

Once a person has declared a public position on an issue, once they have announced that they are taking a position – it is very difficult to change their mind. This is an important, if not critical principle… Read More

If you want to have control over something, you need to name it. Naming effectively empowers the namer.  It is an important principle in facilitating.  It is an important principle in protest. It is an important principle in self-awareness…. Read More

Shake Hands

Humans have become really expert at loading a lot of meaning into symbols and rituals.  We use them every day to make sense and frame significance in our world.  They tap into our feelings, catch imagination and most… Read More