Run Toward the Roar

Run Toward
the Roar

Episode 19


Dealing with Dragons in Connections

November 30, 2023

Dealing with Dragons in Connections

We all have monsters and dragons under our beds, in one form or another, they bring the same message, dread, or adversity. 

Join us in this episode of Run Toward The Roar, as John gives us a lesson on dealing with the dragons in our connection and the conflict monsters, whatever form that may be to you. He also highlights the importance of having healthy connections in our life, and the need to take time to clarify what we are for in terms of conflict resolution and avoidance.

What to expect in this episode:

00:21 – Dealing with the monsters of self-diagnosis.

05:39 – Facing your monsters in different forms.

09:45 – Defining and building connections.

12:26 – The importance of having healthy connections.

21:08 – Conflict resolution and avoidance

26:05 – A couple’s story about conflict resolution

31:06 – Taking time to clarify what we are for

About John Robertson

John Robertson is one of the leading Coaches, Consultants, and Speakers that Leaders in the workplace look to “when things start to feel like they’re falling apart” due to issues with their staff, support systems, and company “ethos” (character and habit driven behaviors that either make or break an organization during times of crisis). Find out more about his THRIVE-based Books, Training, and Resources here.

Driven by a “recognition of others’ strengths” and a deep-seated faith in their ability to find their way through even the most challenging of times— John creates an intensely inspiring environment for recovery, optimization, and triumph.

With over 30 years of experience leading large groups through his involvement in the church alongside shepherding public-service organizations (such as Townships, Firefighters, Police, and First Responders) through their own points of crisis and transition, John is counted on time and time again as “the steady voice of reason during even the most challenging of storms”.

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About the book

If you would like to follow along in an easy format please go to Amazon and purchase a copy of the book Run Toward The Roar: Transforming Crisis and Change into the Opportunity to Thrive, as that is the theme that we will be building on.

If you’re willing to please send me an e-mail, I would like to send you chapter one of the discovery guide so that I can encourage you in the thinking of this journey.

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