“What we got here is failure to communicate…” - Captain, Road Prison 36 from Cool Hand Luke
Said everyone everywhere at some point in their lives.
Communication or lack there of, is, dare I say, the reason for almost every problem, ever.
Really - think about it.
Statistics show a breakdown in communication/miscommunication as a major contributor to:
business partnerships ending
communities breaking apart
It goes all the way back to the garden of Eden...the purposeful miscommunication of the serpent and the failure to communicate on Adam’s part, with God before he ate the forbidden fruit.
Okay maybe I’m stretching but..
What does this mean for us? How are we to be purposeful in our communication. Making sure what we are saying is clear. Making sure our actions are taken the way we intend. Making sure we put on love before we speak or write or breathe. [Read more...]