Like any good relationship, communication is key. When partners respect one another, learn from one another and unite towards a common goal, people, partnerships and organizations can be transformed.
As I painted my apartment the other day, The Karate Kid came to mind. I realized something I didn’t understand when I saw the movie as a teenager.
Classes with other instructors train me physically, but Robert engages the people in his class spiritually, as well.
Power dynamics in conversation are not discussed regularly, yet they can greatly impact the quality of work relationships.