Tag Archives: TED talk

Dare to Disagree: Margaret Hefferman TED Talk

Great TED talk that captures the essence of this blog: use conflict to achieve better results Advertisements

Posted in Conflict Processes, Ways to handle conflict | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Being Wrong: Adventures in the Margin of Error: Kathryn Shulz TED Talk

TED is blowing my socks off. Yet another fantastic talk, this time by Kathryn Schulz about that key conflict skill: being wrong and then admitting that you are wrong. I reviewed her book ‘Being Wrong: Adventures in the Margin of … Continue reading

Posted in Conflict Book Reviews, Conflict Processes, Ways to handle conflict | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Religion, Transcendence and Group Selection: Jon Haidt’s View

I guess since I first read Darwin as a late teenager I have assumed that group selection was the case, that organisms that successfully bonded together would thrive against those that did not. I guess this was my Welsh mining … Continue reading

Posted in Conflict Book Reviews, Conflict Processes, Neuro-science of conflict, PERSONAL CONFLICT RESOLUTION: CREATIVE STRATEGIES, Philosophy of Conflict, Religious Conflict, Ways to handle conflict | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Vulnerability: TED Talk by Brene Brown

I really liked this TED talk by story teller/researcher (you’ll understand that label better after you have watched the clip) Brene Brown on the subject of Vulnerability, our willingness, or not, to take risk inter-personally, to go out on a limb … Continue reading

Posted in Academic Conflict, Conflict History, Conflict Processes, Marital and Relationship Conflict, Ways to handle conflict | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Open Source Ecology for the Means of Producing Food

I am really concerned about the idea that we can fix global and national inequality, simply by redistributing income, and would prefer to work towards re-distributing the means of production, so we can all make goods, provide services or grow … Continue reading

Posted in Conflict Processes, Economic Conflict, Environmental Conflict, US Political Conflict, Ways to handle conflict | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment