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How to Disagree About Politics And Still Stay Friends

Joseph Grenny, coauthor of Crucial Conversations, shares a tip to talk with someone who has opposite political views from you. Turns out, with the right frame of mind, it’s possible to disagree and still stay friends.  

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Get Curious to Learn a Different Perspective

VitalSmarts Master Trainer Maria Moss talks about understanding different perspectives by being curious at work. 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 Be Receptive to Feedback You Don’t Like

  VitalSmarts Master Trainer Maria Moss shares a tip for receiving feedback about when your opinion differs from another’s. 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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Influencing Support for Workplace Safety

Here in Australia, we are currently undertaking a safety culture change initiative in my company using your Influencer model. I have an opinion leader who is quite negative about most things, including the Influencer strategies. This opinion leader was involved with the creation and rollout of the Vital Behaviors Roadmap and his positive support would lend great credibility to the program within his crew. How can I harness this person’s passion for positive influence rather than negative?

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How to Avoid Sugarcoating

ABOUT THE AUTHOR Joseph Grenny is coauthor of four bestselling books, Change Anything, Crucial Conversations, Crucial Confrontations, and Influencer. READ MORE Dear Crucial Skills, I have found that applying the concepts in Crucial Conversations works well, and that the ability to convey an important crucial message and maintain relationships is […]

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