Tag Archives: listening

Mindblowing film ‘Beyond Right and Wrong’ about the power of dialogue

“In Beyond Right & Wrong, a woman who survived the death of her five children wonders if she can forgive the man who killed them. A victim’s daughter strikes up an unusual friendship with the bomber who killed her father. … Continue reading

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Violence against women—it’s a men’s issue

Jackson Katz calls on us all (especially men) to stop being bystanders and become leaders of change when it comes to violence against women.  Personally I would like to see us do this when it comes to violence of any … Continue reading

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Putting listening in the ‘too hard’ basket?

A fellow NVC/Compassionate Communication professional, LaShelle Charde writes a weekly blog with ‘gems’ for improved connection with others.  I really like this one on ‘Listening’ as I do similar activities, so thought I’d share it with you.  Working too hard at Listening? … Continue reading

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The Dying Art of Listening – 5 tips to improve

“In our louder and louder world”, says sound expert Julian Treasure, “We are losing our listening.” In this short, fascinating talk, Treasure shares five ways to re-tune your ears for conscious listening – to other people and the world around … Continue reading

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A little bit of empathy goes a long way

I hold a Conflict Coaching and Mediation clinic at the local Citizens Advice Bureau every Monday and there are many people who come in seeking help.  Life has not been kind to some of these members of the local community, … Continue reading

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