#scarfseries: fairness

by Sherri Goren Slovin Sherri acts as Beyond Civility’s lead trainer in the communication workshops. She is a communication consultant and a mediator. We have previously reviewed Status, Certainty, Autonomy, and Relatednes. Today’s minute is about Fairness. The dictionary defines fair as “in accordance with the rules or standards; legitimate.”   We are hardwired to constantly assess…

#scarfseries: autonomy

by Sherri Goren Slovin Sherri acts as Beyond Civility’s lead trainer in the communication workshops. She is a communication consultant and a mediator. In previous posts, I reviewed the work of Australian neuroscientist, David Rock, who developed the acronym SCARF (Status, Certainty, Autonomy, Relatedness and Fairness) along with an explanation for how actions and words…