Tag Archives: Civility

Disparity

“And while some Republicans support increasing the federal minimum wage, few wish it to be as high as $15.” $15 x 40 hrs x 52 weeks = $31,200 Average Senate Salary = $174,000 Perhaps we should pay politicians the current … Continue reading

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Civility

I live in the United States and I’m starting to feel like civility is a thing of the past especially when it comes to politics. I feel like I’m seeing more and more exchanges that go along these lines: Person … Continue reading

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Do You Really Want To Know What I’m Thinking?

It seems to me that more recently I’m surrounded by people who tell me I need to be more “zen” if I voice my options or are curious to know what’s wrong if I don’t. I don’t think I’m interested … Continue reading

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Not My Best

Yesterday I allowed people I don’t particularly care for to affect my mood. The problem with this is I was still cordial with them but my sour mood caused me to not be as cordial with people I do care … Continue reading

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Self-preservation or Apathy?

I was in a meeting the yesterday and during the discussion things that annoy me come up. I tend to get a bit fired up about things and this other person implied I should take a more zen like approach … Continue reading

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Smile

I’m continuously amazed by how reluctant people can be to make eye contact and acknowledge one another. I work in a corporate environment and therefore spend a fair amount of time in elevators or walking down corridors. I try to … Continue reading

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