How to Resolve Conflicts with a Remote Coworker

    Working as part of a remote team, with colleagues spread out in different locations, is increasingly common and surprisingly challenging. Absent non-verbal cues, it’s often difficult to gauge how your relationship is going. If something does start to derail your relationship, you don’t have the benefit of informal office interactions to build rapport[…]

What Will It Take to Bridge Our Differences?

Here are some core insights from the GGSC’s virtual summit on dialogue and understanding across our differences.   We were supposed to meet face to face to talk about how Americans could bridge their differences.   But we couldn’t. COVID-19 prevented us from physically coming together. And so the staff of the Greater Good Science[…]

Things You Shouldn’t Do During an Argument

Good communication is at the heart of any healthy relationship. And the way you communicate about disagreements can either help or harm your relationship. Here are some common mistakes to avoid when you get into an argument.   Conventional wisdom (and research) says that good communication can improve relationships, increasing intimacy, trust, and support. The[…]