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How Do You Build a Culture of Healthy Debate?

Separate people from their ideas

Healthy debate is easy if no one is taking the results personally. 

Most heated debates involve people who have trouble separating their opinions from their identity. If I draw what turns out to be a bad idea on a whiteboard, in a healthy culture it’s reinforced that the idea is lame, but I’m not. I can still be smart and valuable. 

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