72: How To Talk Politics

Daniel Ellenberg, PhD is a seminar leader, licensed therapist, leadership coach and conversation adviser. He is a principal in Rewire Leadership and co-founder of Relationships That Work. He is a board member of the Wellspring Institute of Neuroscience and Contemplative Wisdom and is currently involved with two research projects: interpersonal courage in the workplace and the relationship between the traditional male role and emotional resilience.

In today’s episode we discuss relationship advice topics that include:

  • How to talk about politics in a productive manner with friends, family and other relationships.
  • The tools to have a constructive political debate that will not end in shouting matches.
  • Navigating the tough conversations you might have with those of opposing political views.
  • Moving forward in a positive direction no matter what your political affiliation.
  • And much more!

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Advice for Newlyweds

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2017-04-25T16:37:32+00:00 December 22nd, 2016|