How often do you find yourself in a situation where the person you are dealing with is being difficult? No matter what you try to do, you find yourself frustrated, annoyed, angry, overwhelmed and you have no idea how to handle them.
Breathe in. Breathe out. Smile. Seriously. You’ll feel better right now. Breathe in. Breathe out. Smile.
Communication is complicated. For everyone.
Let’s start with the fact that we are all difficult.
We are all difficult. We have quirks and tics and needs and wants that make no sense to anyone but ourselves. It happens. It is the human experience. The difficulty comes when there is conflict and the difficulties of someone — and or yourself — become strained in a way that communication becomes difficult and strained. What to do?