The Seven Challenges Workbook
Cooperative Communication Skills
for Success at Home and at Work
(as featured on www.NewConversations.net)
a structured, intensive exploration
of seven challenging skills
for a lifetime of better communication
in work, family, friendship & community
Dennis Rivers, M.A.
human development books
Berkeley, California, and Eugene, Oregon, USA
Sixth Edition -- January 2008
Dedicated to St. Francis of Assisi and those like him in every faith.
Where there is a clash of wills, may we bring a meeting of hearts.
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