3 Obstacles to Communication

roadblockOne common mistake we make when communicating is our failure to take ownership of our own choices. I often hear clients say, “they made me feel ___” or “I had no choice but to yell back.”


The Benefits of Positive Communication

The wrong kind of talking can be more destructive than no talking at all. Positive communication is informed, relevant, and beneficial. Negative communication is defensive, discouraging and unproductive.

Positive communication helps in several specific practical ways:


More Power More Control

There was once a stonecutter, who was dissatisfied with himself and with his position in life. One day, he passed a wealthy merchant’s house, and through the open gateway, saw many fine possessions and important visitors.