The importance of perspective

May 17, 2016 8:52 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Posted: May 2016 How people communicate and interact with others is a subject that fascinates me. As human beings, our survival depends on human connection — and our connections depend on effective communication. Yet, miscommunication and conflict in human relationships are very common. As a mediator, I am always amazed at how differently each side can view the same situation. Today, I will share one element in effective communication: Perspective. The Oxford dictionary defines “perspective” as a “particular attitude toward or way of regarding something; a point of view.” Recognizing our own perspective — and considering the point of view... View Article