If people around you react explosively to an explosive situation today, do not follow their example -- not matter how justified they may be. Screaming at someone who has been rude or inconsiderate isn't going to mitigate the stress, it will only increase it. Be mindful of your role in every conversation, and try to be a force for mutual respect, not power struggles. You will have to take the high road today. There will be another day for you to get down and dirty and get things off your chest.
November 27, 2014
Happy Thanksgiving. I am grateful to have all of you to share this sentiment with and will bless you each and every one of you as I count all my other gifts on this day of gratitude. In fact, you might want to make counting your blessings a daily... More