arguments

The Biggest Conversation Mistakes (And How To Fix Them)

The Biggest Conversation Mistakes (And How To Fix Them)

Have you ever tried to fix a friend’s problem, when what they really wanted was to vent and get some sympathy? Have you ever sought advice and only gotten sympathy? Have you ever tried to resolve an argument while your partner is still ramping up with new accusations and complaints?…

The Right Way To Argue With An Arsehole

The Right Way To Argue With An Arsehole

The best way to win an argument with an arsehole is to ignore them completely. But that’s not always possible. Sometimes you need to convince someone to stop arguing and physically move away, or you need to de-escalate an argument with someone you need to co-exist with. Sometimes you need…

Teach Your Kids To Mediate Their Own Sibling Arguments

Teach Your Kids To Mediate Their Own Sibling Arguments

Parenting more than one child can sometimes feel like refereeing. When the sibling bickering and brawling starts, it might seem like you’ve got two choices: Go in and break it up or let ‘em work it out for themselves. Either way, they’ll be right back at it in a few…