Are You Afraid of the Dark?

Over the last few weeks, the seasons have been turning.  There is something comforting, familiar and of course repetitive about once more facing this part of the seasons of the earth. With the turning comes a focus on letting go, dropping away, surrender.  The leaves...

How Engaged Are You?

Recently, on our podcast “On Conflict” (release date Oct 4), when we were interviewing the head of the Federal Green Party Elizabeth May, I had an uncomfortable moment.  I expressed my dismay at the state of the environment and my belief that the earth was in its...

Can We Talk Nice to Each Other?

I was having a conversation recently with a supervisor who is having some issues with two of his direct reports who are in conflict.  As is the case in many situations I’m called into, the employees are not talking with each other. Not talking with each other seems to...