This article is a how-to method for working on overcoming resistance to change. The method seems like it would be useful in business as well as family life.
Here is a teaser from the article:
When most managers encounter someone who won’t change, their natural
impulse is to push back even harder. We might launch into our prepared
talking points about the inevitability and necessity of the change. Or we
may tell the employee what will happen to them if they don’t change. Or
we may just get irritated and fire them. But whatever our particular tactic of
choice, all are predicated on the notion that we can beat down the walls of
The problem is that the truly resistant typically have more energy for
resisting than you do for breaking down their resistance.
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