How to participate and contribute to healthy online community life during the Coronavirus crisis, as social distancing, shelter in place and quarantine make the public rely on tele-medicine, tele-schooling, tele-business-dealing, online meetings, online dating, etc. The internet is now holding up our community relationship, society, schools and economy in this new normal of doing everything from home: working, shopping, getting news, socializing and community support. We need to be mindful of the benefits, harms and limitations of tele-community and virtual life.
Working from Home – 7 Communication Tips That Will Save Your Relationships (Part 2 of the “New Normal” series)
Communication, or lack thereof, can make or break a relationship. As we are working from home with our loved ones 24/7 during Coronavirus Crisis, when we need each other the most, practice these 7 tips of communication with empathetic listening, sharing vulnerability, asking questions, respecting differences and solving healthy conflicts can save relationships with loved ones, to tough through the hard times.
In crisis when people are in fear, anxiety and even panic, your calmness will be comforting and uplifting to your loved ones, your family, friends and your community. Your GENUINE optimism and hopefulness will have ripple effects to all. Be the safe harbor for all those around you in a stormy sea. Inner peace anchors you and gives you a sense of control. A sound mind is the foundation for productivity.