Activity

4b.A3

(Domain 4)

Seeking to Understand

Set up a face-to-face meeting with someone whose perspective typically differs from yours.

Treat this as a journalistic endeavor where you are seeking to understand the basis for his/her opinions and positions.

Use the questions on Worksheet 4b.A3 to guide the process.

GOAL:

To gain a more thorough understanding of alternative viewpoints and the rationale behind them.

RELEVANT FOR:

  • Middle Manager
  • Supervisor
  • Caseworker