Spiral Question

What is your intention for the next words you speak, write, or think?   Considering your intent before you speak is one of the best ways to: Avoid unintended destructive conflict Clarify your communication Increase understanding for the receiver Even better state...
Ahh…Yes! Communication  in a Pothole!

Ahh…Yes! Communication in a Pothole!

It’s that time of year again when dodging potholes becomes a sport here in Indy – another aspect of ‘March Madness.’  In my little Mini Cooper hitting a pothole really shakes me up! Hitting a communication ‘pothole’ can also shake a person up.  Potholes are...

Spiral Question

What is the downfall of being in a fishbowl? Even if your fishbowl is fabulous, it gives you limited perspective to grow or appreciate what you have. What if you went to visit other companies, teams, or even neighborhoods? Even taking a different route to work, going...

Spiral Question

How able are you to appreciate something that hasn’t happened yet?   Imagination and expectation are two powerful creators. Appreciation of an outcome before it is visible sets your intention in motion! Have you ever noticed the planning and the journey often are more...