“No matter what anybody tells you, words and ideas can change the world.”
Tom Schulman, Dead Poets Society

Identity Scripts: never lose track of who you are

I am a lot of things to different people. We all are. If there’s anything I’ve learned in my time studying communication, it’s that everyone follows different scripts through their various identities. You interact differently as a student with your professor than you would versus talking to your mom, and you probably don’t exchange the same to your spouse. The list goes on and on throughout all your various roles, from intimate friends to stranger on the bus. I’m painfully […]

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