I’ve been helping individuals and groups build their communication skills for more than three decades now. Much of that work revolved around university courses, but there’s been half a lifetime’s worth of workshops, team retreats, and community building too. Communication is always hard work, but people tend to think it’s one of those things that comes naturally to just about everyone whose breath can fog a mirror. Perhaps that’s why communication tends to top the list of what needs more work when we survey people in their workplaces.
Mentoring and finding a mentor is part of the journey, at work and elsewhere, to help alleviate stress On the heels of his story in