Reposting a twitter thread from last year for remembrance day. Still holds true. @ChristineLocher Remembrance Day. (1) walk with me… The picture of Macron and Merkel made me well up. I grew up in Germany, and at every family reunion, the second toast (after the one to the person/occasion) was always to “l’amitie franco-allemande”. To … Continue reading Peace is a verb
Values etc, it is of course all nice on paper, but at some point, as you start living your values out loud they are going to be tested. This is where the stuff happens that truly matters, and when you are going to have to take action to preserve what you are looking to create for … Continue reading Values and Integrity: It’s what happens next that is critical
You wanted to do the right thing. You went out on a limb. You floated a conversation about values, or it got sprung upon you. It flopped. Badly. Now all you want to do is take it back so you can hide back into your shell. Pretend nothing happened. Pretend you didn't just hear and see … Continue reading Rebounding from values conversations gone wrong
Sometimes you start a values conversation and it flops. Wrong time, space, rapport or surroundings. But don't underestimate the amount of reach and radiance a person has with clear values, who stand up for them and for others when they get violated.