Dealing with Conflict

One of the many things I observed this year about people in general is that we don’t deal with conflict well at all.  It does not matter if the conflict is a big deal or a small deal we just don’t deal with it well.  In the past year I have seen people jump to conclusions, misinterpret what another says, outright ignore someone, gossip about someone, be sarcastic, and who knows what else.

What if we all decided just to handle conflict like adults.  For us to do that we would have to realize that sometimes we are the problem.  Let me give you several reasons why I think we are the problem. Continue reading