[A024] Drama Queen: Rise Above Petty

Avoid unnecessary drama in your life. The distractions can be harmful to your health.

Some people just like to have drama in their lives. A little excitement can be good, but not if it harms your relationships and causes you turmoil. First, don’t be the drama queen in other people’s lives. Then, try to avoid drama coming from other people.

If you find yourself in the midst of drama frequently, find out why. Look for the cause, whether it’s you or the people you spend time with. Drama and pettiness can happen and destroy lives at work, at home, or with any type of relationship.

Listen to the episode for our ideas for things you can do right now to eliminate the unnecessary drama for your life and feel happier. This is the key to fulfilling relationships at home and at your job.

Concepts

  • How misunderstandings and miscommunication lead to drama.
  • What is drama, and what does it mean to be petty?
  • How to react to bad situations avoid causing drama.
  • Maintaining a high social standard.

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Resources

NPRThe hidden brain: How miscommunications happen
Psychology TodayStop to drama queen cycle
ForbesTired of office drama?

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[A024] Drama Queen: Rise Above Petty was last modified: March 3rd, 2017 by Harlan and Miranda

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