How to Collaborate

How to Collaborate

Collaborate – To work jointly with others or together especially in an intellectual endeavor. Merriam Webster Dictionary. Collaborate is closely related to cooperation. The United States of America is a function of collaborating States. Here are ten thoughts about how...
Communication

Communication

It seems when we think of the word “communication”, talking is what we first think of. However, there is much more to communication than words coming out of our mouths! Talking is merely a part of oral communication. Oral communication also includes listening....
How To Reconcile

How To Reconcile

How To Reconcile written by the Mediation and Conflict Resolution Center, Inc. Sometimes people have deeply help beliefs on topics like politics that prevent them from hearing a different point of view.  No amount of shouting seems to work to get through to some...
Elder Mediation

Elder Mediation

Elder Mediation Elder mediation is a specialized form of mediation that brings an elder person, their family and other significant people together to have conversation and make plans around changing family/life dynamics that occur as loved ones age and require...
Co-Parenting Mediation

Co-Parenting Mediation

Co-Parenting Plan Mediation It’s a common scenario, when the structure of a family is altered by separation or divorce, issues come up which can benefit from open discussion in order to better understand the new family dynamic.  Without attention, such issues can...
Pros & Cons of Texting, IM, and Social Media Posts

Pros & Cons of Texting, IM, and Social Media Posts

Text messaging, instant messaging, and posts to social media sites – these are now common forms of quick, easy communication. But as it turns out, these simple forms of communication also cause a great deal of controversy because, by their very design – easy,...