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On Giving Advice - Video

by Tammy Lenski
June 2013

Tammy Lenski's Conflict Zen Blog

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This is the second in my short series of favorite conflict resolution videos suggested by readers of this blog.

This one, It’s Not About the Nail, is a recent addition to my list, added after more than 15 readers and friends sent it to me over the past week!

For more how to give advice (and when not to), try these articles from my archives:

Talking to a spouse or partner: Comforting noises make a difference
How to give advice: 7 questions for advice-givers
Giving advice is a problem-solving crutch
In difficult situations just being there may be enough

Have a favorite conflict resolution video to recommend? Leave a comment below.


Dr. Tammy Lenski helps people resolve conflict in ongoing business and personal relationships and bring their "A" game to difficult conversations. Since founding her NH-based conflict resolution firm Myriaccord LLC in 1997, Tammy has worked with individuals and organizations worldwide as a master mediator, executive coach, speaker, and educator. Author of the award-winning book, Making Mediation Your Day Job, she recently received the Association for Conflict Resolution’s prestigious Mary Parker Follett award for innovative and pioneering work in her field. Her second book, The Conflict Pivot, was released in 2014.


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