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Applying NVC to Social Change Movements

Audio  • 50 minutes • 03/06/2014
Intermediate Skill Level
Audio
50 minutes

Want things to change in your community, but feel frustrated or don’t know what to do? Miki’s intriguing overview of how to apply the principles of NVC to social change movements may have the exact blend of inspiration and ideas you’re seeking!


Creating Collaborative Organizations

Audio  • 55 minutes • 05/16/2014
Intermediate Skill Level
Audio
55 minutes

Miki will take you step-by-step through four vital systems that support radical collaboration and foster meaning. You’ll learn how to design a decision making process, create clear statements of intent, and create a process for resolving conflict.


The Essentials of Using NVC in Business

Audio  • 5 minutes • 05/15/2014
Intermediate Skill Level
Audio
5 minutes

Miki responds to a 2014 NVC in Business Conference participant’s question concerning the focus on needs over other aspects of NVC in business communication.


Fear of Negative Consequences

Audio  • 8 minutes • 03/04/2016
Intermediate Skill Level
Audio
8 minutes

Miki responds to a participant’s question concerning fear of consequences when speaking with a manager at work. In this excerpt, she delves into the topic of choosing to inhabit nonviolence in the workplace, affirming that fear and nonviolence are incompatible, and that nonviolence is a powerful alternative to our habitual Fight, Flight, Freeze responses.


Responding to the Call of Our Times - Step Into Your Vision

Audio  • 1 hour • 02/10/2017
Intermediate Skill Level
Audio
1 hour

Enjoy listening to Miki make the distinction between leadership as a position and leadership as an orientation to life. The theme: when is it time to actively step into your vision?! Check it out.


Workplace Series: Supervisors Giving Feedback to Others

Audio  • 11 minutes • 10/2008
Intermediate Skill Level
Audio
11 minutes

Creating a trusting connection and keeping the line of communication open are the primary prerequsites for giving feedback as a supervisor. Listen to Miki work with a course participant to ready herself for an upcoming feedback session.


All in: Committing to a Life of Nonviolence (7 Session Course)

Audio  • 6 - 8 hours • 03/29/2013
Intermediate Skill Level
Audio
6 - 8 hours

How can we live life fully connected to the core values of nonviolence, no matter the circumstances, internal or external? Join Miki Kashtan as she shares the 17 core commitments that have served as a compass for herself and hundreds of others around the world as well.


Workplace Series: The Distinction Between Giving Feedback and Wanting to be Heard

Audio  • 9 minutes • 10/2008
Intermediate Skill Level
Audio
9 minutes

Listen to Miki make an important distinction between giving feedback, which is grounded in a desire to contribute to another, and our own need to be heard.


Workplace Series: Turning a Mandatory Meeting Into a Collaboration

Audio  • 8 minutes • 10/2008
Intermediate Skill Level
Audio
8 minutes

Miki works with a course participant to transform begrudging attendance at a mandatory meeting into the possibility for collaboration, more connection where little is expected and focus on clarity of purpose for meeting in the first place.


Workplace Series: When Purpose Trumps Connection

Audio  • 6 minutes • 10/2008
Intermediate Skill Level
Audio
6 minutes

In most business environments, purpose holds a higher priority than connection. Listen to Miki discuss the strategy of using minimum connection to remain true to the purpose at hand, and how the purpose of empathy may differ in the workplace.


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