1 Sentence To Get Past Any Difficult Conversation With Honesty

You feel it but you don’t want to say it. You might hurt them. You might say the wrong thing. No matter what words you pick or what tone you use, whatever comes out of your mouth is going to be interpreted by the lens of the receiver. You’re allowed to try to get it […]

Yes, Cheesy “Trust Falls” Help, But Not How You Think . . .

Have you ever done a “trust fall?” It’s the one where you close your eyes and fall backward. The way it’s supposed to work: Your teammate catches you, even though you can’t see them. The way it works in business and life: No one catches you. But you keep falling backward anyway. You keep falling […]

It’s Not Your Fault, But It Is Your Responsibility

The skills that were taught in school are mostly irrelevant. Sure, there are basics like math and reading–but even now, the average reading level in the US is 8th grade. It’s not your fault, but it is your responsibility. It’s not fair, for sure. The sooner we accept and adjust, the sooner we can get […]