Question’s Please

Sometimes we’re afraid to ask because we don’t want to admit what we don’t know. I see this in classroom all the time- yet it never fails that when one person finally says “Okay, this might be dumb, but…everyone else starts nodding, as if to say “Thank goodness.” Next time you’re in that situation, be the person who asks. You’re almost certainly not the only one who’s wondering…Making the effort to hear someone’s viewpoint might not change our minds, but it can more fully inform our own judgment and help us better understand one another –James Ryan


Positively Purging-I welcome your feedbacks in the comments and your likes and passing the real life wisdom on to others as I embark on this new venture of “positively purging“, as I know each of these pieces represents something…

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2 Responses to Question’s Please

  1. Quite right. It was long ago that I realised that if I was thinking anything in a group I would not be the only one

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    • msw blog says:

      Exactly! This reflection reminds me of something a teacher use to say to me back in high school ” The only dumb question is the one you didn’t ask?” and I couldn’t agree more as I pass that statement on to my students and clients…

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