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The One Thing You Shouldn’t Say When Talking Politics

Justin Hale, a Master Trainer in Crucial Conversations, says there a few phrases to avoid when discussing politics – they only illicit defensiveness and pushback. For more information on learning the skills you need to speak up when it matters most, visit https://www.crucialskills.com/saythat.

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How To Talk Politics: Assume Good Intentions and Extend Grace

Justin Hale, a Master Trainer in Crucial Conversations, says make good assumptions and extend grace for a productive conversation about politics.

For more information on learning the skills you need to speak up when it matters most, visit https://www.crucialskills.com/saythat.

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How to Take a Stand on Social Issues Without Picking a Fight

Joseph Grenny, coauthor of Crucial Conversations, shares a tip to avoid a political debate. Tell and share stories to learn about others’ political views and experiences.