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Buffet Buddy

2020-10-10 (humor)

Do you remember those late night TV commercials for products like the Magic Garden Widget? They would start in black and white, showing someone frustrated at some task. Perhaps it was a woman trying to remove weeds from her garden, wiping her brow.

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A Conversation with Debbie Fordree

2020-10-04 (Phase Shift)

Recently I had the pleasure of talking with Debbie Fordree about what the pandemic revealed, mediation and collaborative divorce, whether this is a liminal time, practices which reduce polarization, and our vision for the future.

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ISO 8601

2020-09-12 (general)

You may have noticed that all dates on this website have the format YYYY-MM-DD (for example, 2020-09-12). This is in accordance with the ISO 8601 standard.

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The Sandwich Cannon

2020-09-04 (humor)

Now that I have a large team reporting to me, it’s hard to find a place for us all to meet.

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The Crisis: The Starting Gun

2020-08-29 (Phase Shift, The Crisis)

This is part two in a series of articles recounting my experiences during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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A Conversation with Katie Testa

2020-08-09 (Phase Shift)

Recently I had the pleasure of talking with Katie Testa about the pandemic, the murder of George Floyd, Nonviolent Communication (NVC), Internal Family Systems (IFS) Therapy and her hopes for the future.

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Recent Influences

2020-08-06 (general)

During the last year, I’ve been concerned about the polarization in our society and looking for ways to mend this. I found two resources that are very helpful: Rebel Wisdom and more recently, The Stoa.

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The Crisis: A Warning

2020-08-01 (Phase Shift, The Crisis)

This is part one of a series of articles about the COVID-19 pandemic.

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