Generally we can identify our hurts and pains and others can identify theirs; but can we relate to another’s hurts and pains?
In production processes, companies typically try to achieve optimum results and reduce wastage. This is done by considering and integrating all the inputs that are used in the production process. Some companies even find ways to make useful byproducts.
If we apply this thinking to our relationships, we would seek to understand each other’s perspectives; and to let this understanding influence what we say and do. This approach would reduce the emotional fall out that can occur from strained interactions.
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