Embracing the Suck

The Power of Discomfort and Hard Conversations

Do you find yourself avoiding the hard conversations because they can cause hurt feelings and even sometimes create more problems?

Avoiding the difficult conversations leads to confusion and a lack of risk-taking by your team. People are uncertain how to proceed or even if they have permission to move forward.

Family Business Speaker:

Dr. Curtis Odom, Northeastern University Professor of Management and Organizational Development, in conversation with Mike Procopio, Vice President and co-owner of his third-generation family business, The Procopio Companies, will show you how to use the “five stages of discomfort” to work through the hard conversations that are holding you back from seizing opportunities.

There is indeed power in navigating the discomfort that arises from hard conversations.