Uncertainty

Uncertainty

Keeping Our Balance Now When analysts are explaining stock market drops, even in regular times, they blame it on “uncertainty” as a bad influence. I applaud people in finance for trying to believe there is certainty some of the time! The truth is that no one can...

The Work You Do

The Work You Do

Your Job as Part of the Bigger Picture In light of Labor Day just past, let’s take a look at what we do and what it means.Each day, we pick up our work and go forward. Sometimes we can tell we’re moving ahead, sometimes we are in maintenance mode or a creative...

How to Probe Like a Pro

How to Probe Like a Pro

Smart, helpful types (like you and me), are truly interested in what others have to say. We want to understand more than just the surface level, sometimes because we want to empathize, sometimes because we need or want to know more for its own sake. Questioning can...

Are You A Universal Communicator?

Are You A Universal Communicator?

A central goal of Syntax for Change is that we practice to be "universal communicators." What does this mean, and why is it the key to expanding your influence and simplifying your life? You have long since realized intellectually that each of us thinks and...

Choosing Happiness

Choosing Happiness

Reflections on being happy, including why your happiness is a gift to people you don't even know. What is happiness? What does it take to be happy? We all want to feel happy. Do we know how? It seems we were born knowing how. Babies show their feelings -- and...

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