Headed in different directions? Often we are not trains passing in the night, but passing in broad daylight, labeling the other person’s communication inadequate as we don’t understand it or like it! The terms high and low context are labels that may alert us to difference of intention, purpose, and direction in communication, but they are not cultural characteristics, rather invitations to navigate our behaviors in ways that connect us better.
Pictoria – Dime-mentions
Locked onto a dime piece or dime bag? Is it a ten on your tail scale or a thug drug to chug, to banish, vanish, va...
Politica – Radicalism & the search for roots
Just as I was beginning my career in diversity and intercultural affairs, Alex Haley, a Black American wrote a boo...
Pictoria – "The times they are a changin'!" – or are they?
How is our technology culture changing us culturally? What remains the same? What must change? How will we address ch...