Families who can’t talk to each other, create problems that grow in magnitude and are passed down the generations. Communication, a willingness to empathise and hold out a hand, is the glue that keeps relationships healthy. To achieve this, needs the wisdom of Job and the patience of a saint. It also need assertiveness. Running away from problems in a family set up, refusing to discuss… More ONLY CONNECT
Cyber bullying is apparently rife across networking sites on the Internet. It is a hateful practice and has been responsible for much despair and unhappiness. In some cases a suicide has been the outcome. Why do people do this sort of thing to others? Young people, it seems, are particularly vulnerable to cyber nastiness. Bullying of any sort… More DEALING WITH A BULLY
The temperatures are falling. Outside the snow creates a misleading beauty that masks the possibility of road accidents, broken legs and hypothermia. Many people will be house bound and unable to get to work. It will cost the economy but it will give us time to think. Working from home is becoming more acceptable and… More POWER TACTICS
How do you feel when somebody puts derogatory remarks about you on their Facebook page? When it happened to me recently, I felt really abused. I went through all the right channels to complain but that didn’t help the sense of betrayal I experienced, because the words written about me were out there, in the… More INTERNET GOSSIP?