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Recognizing an Even Deeper Gratitude

When we say “thank you” are we recognizing the act that benefits us, or the sacrifices that made that act possible? It’s time for even deeper gratitude.

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That Thing No Entrepreneur Says Out Loud

In her latest post, writer Heidi Oran is sharing the secret that you’ll rarely hear from an entrepreneur. Can you relate?

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What Keeps Us From Finding Common Ground

Molly Page comes clean about her quest to be a “Common Grounder.” She shares how she’s considering adjusting expectations of herself and others to pave the way toward compromise.

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Don’t Waste a Crisis: How the Worst Thing Ever Brought Us Together

Crisis in an organization, family or community can destroy relationships. It can also bring people together. Here’s how to go from crisis to common ground.

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One Life at a Time: A Different Angle on #BlackLivesMatter

Paula Kiger shares how she moved past her initial discomfort to stand up and support the #BlackLivesMatter movement; and how others can follow her lead.

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5 Characteristics of a Common Ground Conversation

We can’t avoid tough conversations with people who have different opinions forever. When it’s finally time to talk, here’s how to have a “Common Ground” conversation.

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What We Cannot Take a Vacation From

We cannot take a vacation from certain key elements. Although we need a vacation to refresh, we need to remember the constants in life and leadership.

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How to Prepare for a Common Ground Conversation

Finding common ground with people we know can be intimidating. Here’s how to prepare for a common ground conversation when a relationship is on the line.

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