Welcome to a blog about communication, emotional intelligence and everything else we’ll find interesting on this journey.
Why is communication so hard?
When two people don’t get along at work I’ll bet you it’ll be best resolved by “talking about it”.
When I’m upset with a friend someone will inevitably suggest I “go talk to him” – but that’s usually how this trouble started in the first place.
I want to explore why we still generally suck at communicating properly with one another. We’ve been doing it for a fair few years and there are lots of books about how to do it right, theories, workshops, courses and even titles! Why, then, is it still at the root of almost all conflicts?
Well, let’s find out together…