COURAGEOUS CONVERSATION SERIES
Critical conversations that uncover personal and institutional biases that prevent all people, from reaching their fullest potential. Courageous conversations serve as the essential strategy for to address disparities through safe, authentic, and effective cross-cultural dialogue.
There are three goals for a courageous conversation:
To gain wisdom to see from a bigger perspective. Your perspective will broaden when you listen sincerely to others.
To gain understanding that will establish trust in the relationship. When you try to see a situation from another person’s perspective, you can usually understand why he behaves as he does. In an environment of mercy, he will be free to share his heart and encouraged to honestly face the truth about his perspective of the issue.
To gain knowledge so that you can take the next step. When you have gained wisdom and understanding, you gain the knowledge to resolve issues.
Adapted from: COURAGEOUS CONVERSATION™ & The Institute in Basic Life Principles