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Let’s reframe the game…

May 18, 2013


In my last post, I discussed how both positive and negative expectations can hurt new relationships. Expecting the best out of others we don’t know that well not only sets us up for disappointment, but also shows that we can be easily exploited. Expecting the worst out of others doesn’t help either. It leads us […]

Exigent Expectations

May 13, 2013


Do you hope for the best but prepare for the worst? Do you set your expectations high hoping that others will rise to meet them? Do you set them low so that you won’t ever be disappointed?  It seems like, no matter which side of the road you’re on, your expectations are gonna cause some […]