When we change the quality of our conversations it is possible to transform our relationships and expand our world. But too often, we first look for where we disagree and polarize around those differences. Our conversations are then filled with resistance and defensiveness rather than elevated thinking and creativity. The time has come to seek alignment in a polarized world. read more
Deb Siverson’s blog is filled with personal and relevant information about transformation in the workplace. She is a proponent for transparent and honest conversations between managers and employees, business partners, and teams for the purpose of meeting collective goals. Deb has always been a prolific writer, and uses blogging as a platform to discuss important topics like conflict, workplace engagement, happiness, collaboration, and diversity. In these posts Deb will share her real-life experiences, insights, and candid thoughts about her work as a consultant, facilitator, and coach in corporate organizations and government agencies.
“I hope these entries offer you some value and insight, and I look forward to reading your comments.”
When twenty strangers met on Whidby Island this past week, it was as if they were representing the world as a whole. By that I mean, when you get enough people together the fullness of what it means to be human comes along for the ride. There were those suffering from loss, enamored with new loves, transitioning to a new life-stage, and warriors who were transcending challenging situations. I was reminded of how we are as different as we are alike. While these twenty started out as nameless faces, once I heard read more