4-Step Process to Resolve Conflict Quickly

Learn to reduce friction, be heard, & find an agreeable outcome in 4 easy steps.


Two Tricks To Survive Holiday Stress

We’re in the realm of immediate gratification. Why? Because we’re in the midst of the holiday season. Nothing like overloaded calendars, crazed shoppers, and demanding family members to summon the need for instant relief.

Why 9 out of 10 Conversations Fall Short (and what to do about it)

According to The Creating WE Institute, 35 years of research tells us that most of our conversations are missing the mark and falling short.  Not encouraging, right?  What does “falling short” even mean? Something I’ve always been fascinated with is how

Your C-IQ Determines Your Success. What’s Yours?

We all know about IQ, we’re hearing lots about EQ these days… now it’s time to learn about C-IQ. “Success” is such a loaded term. What it means to me is probably very different than what it means to you. But

5 Things Happy People DON’T Do

(And What They Do Instead.) We all want to be happy. Some of us do a really good job at keeping our emotional set point pretty high, while some of us struggle to find joy in anything. And then there are

Overcome Exhaustion (and not with sleep)

This may be a way to understand exhaustion that actually makes a difference. Sleep deprivation, or exhaustion, is an epidemic we’re all familiar with. We subconsciously (if not consciously) celebrate it as an achievement, as if being overly scheduled somehow conveys just how valuable we are. The speed

Stop Doing This And Feel Happier

If you’re reading this, you probably have a desire to be happy. And I’ll bet that, like me, you probably took on the the universal idea that we’re supposed to “get an education to get a job to make money” –

If You Only Needed To Know One Thing

Stress, anxiety, misery, suffering, angst, complaining… you name it, all of this I consider negativity. If you haven’t sat down and thought through its many subtleties and implications, the concept of negativity could feel pretty unwieldy and mysterious. Without considering