Talking to your neighbour about an issue isn’t always easy. Use these five tips to start things off on the right foot.Read More
Mindfulness has become quite the buzzword in recent times. It is a concept that originates from the Buddhist idea of sati — a term that can be translated as “to remember” or “to bear in mind”. Today, we think about mindfulness as the psychological process of bringing our attention to the internal and external experiences occurring in the present moment.Read More
Communication is to conflict resolution what petrol is to a car — you ain’t gettin nowhere without it. As Craig wrote in his previous blog post, conflict represents an opportunity for improvement. We are given a chance to reevaluate current practices and come up with better ones — so it pays to ‘get good’ at dealing with it.Read More
When was the last time you really lost your cool?
Perhaps someone pulled out in front of you while you were driving. Perhaps you have a noisy neighbour who played one Celine Dion track too many. Maybe the referee made a really stupid decision just before the final whistle.Read More
For students, May marks the start of the dreaded exam season, which is usually accompanied by long days (or even nights) in the library, essays, tight deadlines and ultimately, stress. All of these factors combined can drastically increase the likelihood of conflict between you and your housemates.Read More
Tips on how best to approach your neighbour with a problemRead More
A guide to approaching someoneRead More