Not only does imposing our values make others feel uncared for and unheard, but it’s also not an effective strategy to change someone’s mind or behavior. If you think about it, it probably just makes them want to stick to their beliefs even more.
The last thing you want to do is make someone feel like you’re trying to strip them of their autonomy. If you feel the need to sway someone’s opinion, you have to first show that you really understand them and their thoughts.
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