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January 18th, 2022

Active Listening: Is it hard sometimes? Yes. Worth it? YES.

By: Linda Adams

Active Listening is not an easy skill to learn. Most people in their relationships are accustomed to telling, questioning, judging, […]

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December 20th, 2021

A Helpful Guide to Better Relationships

By: Michelle Adams

Credo = “A statement of the beliefs or aims which guide someone’s actions.” Dr. Gordon wrote his Credo in 1964.  […]

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November 10th, 2021

How to Say No with Respect

By: Linda Adams

It’s that time of year when people might find themselves feeling stressed with year-end projects looming, family & holiday “stuff” […]

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October 13th, 2021

What Kind of Organization Do You Want?

By: Dr. Thomas Gordon

In choosing a leadership style, leaders cannot avoid facing another issue: what kind of organizations are we to have in […]

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August 24th, 2021

Do You Need A Boundary Or A (Behavior) Window?

By: Denise Montgomery

Respectful, No-Lose Communication in Important Relationships Robert Frost, Mending Wall  Something there is that doesn’t love a wall    … […]

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June 22nd, 2021

What Did You Hear Them Say, What Did You See Them Do? A GLOP Tutorial

By: Bill Stinnett, Ph.D.

(Excerpt from the L.E.T. Facilitator Guide) There is a difference between what actually happens and your interpretation about those events. […]

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May 24th, 2021

Listening in the Time of a Pandemic

By: Linda and Michelle Adams

“I really don’t want to go back to the office full-time. I think it’s too soon.” 1. “What!? We need […]

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April 21st, 2021

Let’s Talk About Boundaries

By: Linda Adams

You hear a lot about “boundaries” these days.  So, what are they exactly? Boundaries are limits or borders that people […]

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March 16th, 2021

Communication Lessons from a Reality TV Show Connoisseur

By: Jo Allan

In recent years, I have become a reality show connoisseur. After a long day at work, I enjoy watching something […]

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February 18th, 2021

How Realistic is Group Decision-Making? (Spoiler Alert: Very)

By: Dr. Thomas Gordon

Think of the leader of the management team as also being a member. However, leaders usually have special responsibilities in […]

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