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Resiliency: Weathering Life’s Storms

“It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.” Darwin Resistance to change is the source of most people’s angst.  When you can’t change what is, when something you … Continue reading

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Why Can’t They Just Leave It At Home?

Whether asked directly or hovering like a giant elephant in the training room, the question “why can’t they just leave their grief at home?” rears its ugly head routinely. There are several answers to this but here are three basic … Continue reading

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3 Inexpensive and Simple Ways Businesses Can Help a Grieving Employee

 I think sometimes that businesses become overwhelmed with the idea of helping grieving employees because of personal discomfort with grief (right in line with our culture at large) and because it’s not a high priority or a line item on … Continue reading

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