What Do We Need To Connect With Others

6 years of research on the human connection, thousands of stories, hundreds of long interviews, focus groups. At one point, people were sending to her journal pages and sending her their stories – thousands of pieces of data in six years. Brene Brown, researcher and social worker, sharing her research that revealed some truths about connection, shame, vulnerability … More What Do We Need To Connect With Others

Effective Listener Or Personal Broadcaster?

When was the last time you  were part of “conversation”, where you did  not have a chance to speak? These types of “conversations” that are replaced by personal broadcasting. I had this experience last week with one of my colleagues on the phone. Despite that we were several in the conversation, he took the lead and would not … More Effective Listener Or Personal Broadcaster?

Are You A Perfectionist?

At its root, perfectionism isn’t really about a deep love of being meticulous. It’s about fear. Fear of making a mistake. Fear of disappointing others. Fear of failure. Fear of success. Michael Law Is perfectionism a highly desirable trait that ensures high standards and reliability —or a psychological handicap indicative of dithering, delay, and delusions? Is … More Are You A Perfectionist?