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Click to listen: Dealing with Difficult People
November 26, 2005
January 5, 2011 1:15 AM
Thank you for your advice. I may be one of these people at times. And I encounter others like this, also. So thank you again, Rabbi Pliskin, for your wit and wisdom.
November 19, 2006 4:02 PM
Sorry, but I know a fool, he thinks he is right. He always hurts people who come into his path. He even hurts people in his immediate family. He will never change, you could talk to him from today to tomorrow. Once a fool, always a fool.
November 19, 2006 11:32 AM
It is fine if the difficult person does not have control over your life.
November 30, 2005 12:00 AM
I find these audios very comforting
November 27, 2005 12:00 AM
Overcoming "difficult" people to raise millions of dollars
I welcome a consultation with Rabbi Pliskin. I am a volunteer and cause millions of $$ to be raised every yr. I am having difficulty in getting one of my ideas across. Actually, I have difficulty in getting most of my ideas across!
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