A Call to Change the Conversation

The past couple days have highlighted the United States’ House of Representatives’ inability to have productive conversations. Gradually, then suddenly, it has impacted our entire country. Operations have been put on pause, from our government strategy to education to our national parks. For the members of the House, there… Read the full article →

Fierce Tip of the Week: Put the Time In

With daylight saving time, this week we turned our clocks one hour ahead and sprung forward. This got me thinking about the idea of time and how, with a click of a button, we can lose or gain an hour. This week’s fierce tip is about making the best… Read the full article →

Fierce Resources: Long-Term Manipulation is Extremely Difficult

This week’s Fierce Resource was first published on Seth Godin’s blog. As a thought leader, author, and entrepreneur Seth can always be counted on for a poignant and timely perspective. This week on the Fierce blog we focused on how to connect with your team as a leader, and… Read the full article →

3 Steps to Embrace Being Confronted

It’s never fun or easy being confronted. For many, our instinct is to deny, defend, or deflect what is being put before us. At Fierce, we believe confrontation conversations are healthy and can be rewarding. However, it does take skill and practice to ensure the conversation is productive and… Read the full article →

Fierce Tip of the Week: Be Generous in Your Conversations

There are so many ways to practice generosity in your conversations. You can be generous with your time, your attitude, your knowledge, and you can direct this effort towards others, and even toward yourself. Generosity is a component of one of the Four Objectives of a Fierce Conversation: Enrich… Read the full article →