Difficult conversations: some ideas

Difficult conversations: some ideas

We continue along the path of a most conscious and compassionate communication. I want to close the year by addressing a central issue in the development of our relational skills: how to best manage those difficult conversations that we all experience in our work and...
To bathe in oneself

To bathe in oneself

It’s a piece of advice that I learned from Kim A. Page years ago. In my first training with her, this phrase got carved in stone for me: “the night before your presentation in public, pamper yourself a bit, take the time to bathe in yourself, doing or...
Learn to wait, trust for the tide to flow…

Learn to wait, trust for the tide to flow…

So many times, compassionate communication must begin with oneself. As in these hot days of the Mediterranean summer, when it is easy to get impatient believing that the whole world has entered a lethargy from which it will never wake up. “That who waits, despairs”,...
Learning communication from spring

Learning communication from spring

In these bright days of the Mediterranean spring, I walk in nature and I find it impossible not to get emotional by the explosion of life that this season is: the din of the birds, the buds everywhere, the colors and those green perfumes that flood everything. I guess...