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Welcome to Erik Kieser's Podcast!

Welcome to Erik Kieser's Podcast!

By Erik W Kieser
This is all about getting unstuck in your life. That's stuff like dealing effectively with anxiety, dealing effectively with conflict, thinking more clearly and productively - and other things too.
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We Need to Argue! Part I

Welcome to Erik Kieser's Podcast!

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We Need to Argue! Part I
This is the start of a short series on why it's so important to be comfortable with argument/personal conflict.  This episode focuses on just a few of the risks we run when we shut down disagreement, argument and conflict in our professional and personal lives.
05:33
August 24, 2020
Two Examples of Dealing Effectively with Conflict at Work
Discussion of the need for developing a sense of agency in difficult conversations in the workplace.
06:13
August 3, 2020
Defensiveness and Ways to Short-Circuit It
This is another in the Conflict Guru Blog Post series (you can find my blog at www.theconflictguru.com/blog).  Today is about the most effective ways to shut down our defensive reactions before they get in our way, including interfering with healthy, smart conflict!
06:25
July 22, 2020
Two Examples of Dealing Effectively with Conflict at Work
This is part II of my discussion about gaining a sense of agency in dealing effectively with potential or real conflict.
05:33
June 29, 2020
The Conflict Guru - Anxiety vs. Agency
Anxiety is a key reason we avoid conflict! I discuss in today’s post how the way we deal effectively with anxiety is to figure out where we need to increase our sense of agency.
06:20
June 4, 2020
Conflict & Trust, Part II
This is my first-ever Anchor podcast!  I'm talking today about what specific elements make for healthy conflict as they relate to trust.
06:42
May 21, 2020