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Compromising

Why Compromise Never Works (And What to Do Instead)

Lisa Earle McLeod | Posted 07.20.2013 | Healthy Living
Lisa Earle McLeod

Refusal to compromise is widely considered to be the root cause of political polarization, business battles, and divorce wars. But refusal to compromise isn't actually the cause of these problems. It's merely a symptom. The real problem is unwillingness to tolerate uncertainty.

Mean People Don't Necessarily Suck: The Rosetta Stone for 'Knowing Thy Enemy'

Pam Grout | Posted 04.30.2013 | Healthy Living
Pam Grout

When people start spouting unhappiness, inanities and misinformation, I know they're simply replaying old tapes and need my love more than ever.

Forget Compromise, Do this Instead

Sophie Keller | Posted 02.12.2012 | Women
Sophie Keller

In the same way that the word compromise suggests taking away what I wish for, the word agreement suggests I am freely coming to a decision with my partner that works for both of us.