Category: Perspective

At least 17 Things Parents Need To Know:

I sat beside my three children at a local coffee shop savoring the moments together. They are becoming very rare that the five of us have some “hang” time. My children are fun and inspiring. I still think I have some things to offer them in their maturing process but now I am more a …

Where Do I Start?

There is a lot to sort through in life.  In our youth the responsibilities were less, time seemed to last a long time, feelings like, “bored” might even be possible.  In the later years of life, we find time flying by, each year seems shorter.  Responsibilities may have lessen, boredom may have returned. Most likely …

Before You Die

Let’s imagine that you have chosen the still most common arrangements for your funeral.  Your corpse is lying in an open cask surrounded by flowers, photographs, notes, cards, etc. The line of people who are there to express their comfort to your loved ones or to grieve your loss are each waiting to pass by …

Talking “about” verses “with” Someone

There is an important difference in sharing information about a person to others and engaging the person directly.  I highlight the contrast by asking, “Why are you telling me/us this story?  Is it to let us know about this person or are you seeking help in your efforts to talk with this person?” The difference …

Keith Talks

To arrange for Keith to speak, coach, or train call 615-596-4474 or email keith@keithbranson.com. The topics, listed alphabetically, below can be adjusted to your needs.  Other topics can be presented as well. Speaking Topics: 1.Abortion and Men – A highly charged topic with surprising outcomes! Learn what Abortion does to men and what they can do about it.  …

Secrets Shared

by Keith Branson What would people say if they knew what you had done? What do you care if now it can’t be undone? Does their opinion make it better or worse? Are you living with freedom or a curse? What if your actions now cause further harm? The stories you share raise questions and …

SAFE CYCLE™

TOGETHER utilizes the safe cycle to help with conflict management.  We help you Stabilize the situation.  Once calming and safety is in place, the people in conflict can be helped to reach an Agreement.  A decision on how to move Forward from where they were leads to peace and even Enjoyment again.   Safe Cycle verses the unsafe cycle: SAFE CYCLE™ CONFLICT → Stabilize …

No More Time

I got a call on a Tuesday morning with a request for help.  Keith, I need help, there is no more time. The plane was leaving early on Wednesday morning.  Tickets were purchased, the products were made, the events planned, the local hosts were expecting the arrival with great anticipation! There was a problem.  The …