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Challenging all or nothing thinking

December 4, 2018 at 11:42 am

Many of us at times struggle with black vs white or all or nothing thinking. What kind of thinking is this? The person who thinks like this is likely to use the terms always, never, forever. They see a single action or a lone lack of action as a totality. For instance when a certain husband might forget to put the toilet seat down, his wife might say to him, “you never leave the toiletRead More

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Restoring Respect

June 5, 2018 at 2:50 pm

Chaplain’s Corner Padre Christopher Willis I am a fan of the Toronto Maple Leafs. It’s interesting that that would be the first sentence in an article that addresses respect. Fans cut from the same cloth as I am often expect our loyalty to result in some joke about how the Leafs don’t make the playoffs. I actually half expect to get a filled email inbox with Maple Leaf jokes (this would be a good testRead More

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Strategy of the Dolphin helps us survive through cooperation

May 8, 2018 at 3:42 pm

Chaplain’s Corner Padre Christopher Willis In 1990 a new business theory titled Strategy of the Dolphin: Scoring a Win in a Chaotic World, was introduced by Dudley Lynch and Paul L. Kordis. The theory described three types of leaders: carp, sharks, and dolphins. The carp, comparatively small next to a shark or dolphin, have a single strategy of compromise in their dealings. They give in or get out because they fear losing. They fear confrontationRead More