Month: August 2017

Compromise

It amazes me how many people have to have things their way or no way. What ever happened to the art of compromise? Dictionary.com says compromise, as a verb, means to “settle a dispute by mutual concession.” Mutual concession = two, or more, sides giving in just a little, to bring about an agreeable conclusion.…
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Stop bundling

I do not understand all the hatred in the world! People hate someone because of • Skin color • ancestral background • ethnicity • job • religion • culture • weight • intelligence • wealth • and more Why? Am I better than you, or you better than me, because of the way we look,…
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While waiting in line

I was a part of two different lines today with two very different outcomes. I was in the checkout line at the grocery store, waiting, sigh. In the express line next to my line, an elderly couple rolled up. I had seen them in the aisles and thought what a sweet couple. The man was…
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The Drama Train

I have written about drama before… http://newdirectionlifecoaching.com/strife-happens/ … but I see it often. Over-reacting or overly dramatic responses can ruin any occasion, whether it’s a • Family event • Friendly get together • Typical day at the office • School day • Phone call Once someone makes the leap from “cool and collected” to “overly…
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