Conflict Management or Conflict Avoidance?

Juliette Smith Advice, Business, Communication, Conflict, Couples, Other Relationships Leave a Comment

Conflict management can reap many benefits. Conflict itself is often seen as a source of tension and stress and something to be feared and avoided, but it can be an opportunity for improved self-awareness, growth and understanding. In business, high-achievers will identify conflict management as the chance to draw on their creative resources and to set a new way of …

Building relationships – How to show more empathy & improve your relationships

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Do you show empathy to someone being emotional? When you’re with someone who is experiencing painful emotions, do you listen and show empathy or are you more likely to criticise them for being over (or under) emotional? Do you perhaps proffer a variety of solutions or do you try to ignore their feelings? If dealing with someone else’s emotions is …