C Tann-Starr's Outside Blog

head_left_image

Freedom of Expression

 

Colleen was kind enough to make this available for a re-blog. Very well said... Reminds me of CP moments... makes one pause...

 

I heard someone say recently that they were entitled to speak their mind because "that's what America is all about".  This person was describing an ugly closing where both agents were shouting at each other and disparaging one another's competence.  You would think that someone who had earned a PhD in Business would have shown more maturity and self-control, but obviously, even well-educated people may lash out at others and place blame, instead of focusing their efforts on finding solutions.  

In America, we appreciate our freedoms and guard them carefully. We sometimes forget that along with freedom comes the need to act maturely and responsibly and not impinge on others' freedoms.  No one wants to hear an angry dispute that degrades into name-calling, especially in a professional setting.  And who wants work with someone who loses self-control under stress?

Disclaimer: Any comments and contributions provided on ActiveRain.com (or other electronic or print media) does not establish an agency relationship with any third party. Blog posts are intended to be informational only. Please be advised that real estate practices vary in regions and from state to state and market to market. The information contained herein does not constitute legal advice. All parties in need of legal, accounting, tax, or real estate guidance are directed to consult with the licensed professional of their choice. Please seek specific guidance from a retained professional in the specific field(s) required to service your interests. I and/or team blog writers make no claims, promises or guarantees about the accuracy, completeness, or adequacy of the information contained in or linked to this web site and its associated sites inclusive of but not limited to CarolynTannStarr.com MySpace/TannStarr 46486 NY Working Moms Examiner ActiveRain Group Club Chaos ClubChaosAgents.com CyberMinions.net CTannStarr Outside Blog CTannStarr Localism Blog TannStarr.net UberMental.com

© Carolyn Tann-Starr, 2008-2015. Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from the re-blog authors (when appropriate)and Carolyn Tann-Starr is strictly prohibited. Excerpts and links may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to Carolyn Tann-Starr, (the re-blog authors when appropriate) and Wordy C's Blog with appropriate and specific direction to the original content.

 

Carolyn Tann-Starr Outside Blog Outside Blog Minion Report on Facebook Carolyn Tann-Starr on Blogger  CTannStarr on Twitter Tann Starr on YouTube TannStarr.net

Tann Starr on iTunes

Tann Starr on IMDb

Kim Harrison  Vicki Pettersson  Jocelynn Drake  Jaye Wells  Amy DeZellar  Lynn Rush  Jeannie Holmes

Ward Nasse Gallery

Kendall Grey  Jeaniene Frost  Faith Hunter  Stacia Kane  Sherry Soule

Alicia Anderson: Touched By People Places and Things

CarolynTannStarr.com

Tann Starr on Amazon.com

Life With Wee People

Outside Blog Minion Report

MySpace

Ask me something...

Tann Starr on Jango Music

Tann Starr on Blip.fm

Felix Lipov, Official Photographer, Ambassadors of Chaos

 

 

 

Comment balloon 5 commentsC Tann-Starr • August 28 2009 06:33AM

Comments

Great choice for a re-blog.  Freedom of speech has nothing to do with bad behavior.

Posted by Sharon Tara, New Hampshire Home Stager (Sharon Tara Transformations) almost 9 years ago

Sharon, I love the concise way you expressed this point. Very well said. :-)

Posted by C Tann-Starr (Tann Starr & Associates, Inc.) almost 9 years ago

Thank God for a constitution that still protects our freedoms.  They are being challenged by the day but irresponsible behavior certainly does not help matters in the least.

Posted by Edward Bachman, Your Kingwood TX Realtor (EXIT REALTY SOLUTIONS) almost 9 years ago

Edward, very true. We have to guard and cherish them because if we disdain and don't pay attention they will be eroded and stolen away one freedom at a time.

Posted by C Tann-Starr (Tann Starr & Associates, Inc.) almost 9 years ago

Respect and integrity and remembering in our behavior to ALWAYS do the right thing.  The first sentence of the Realtor pledge says we will act utilizing the Golden Rule... the preamble to the code of ethics makes reference to the Golden Rule... so if we would "Treat others the way we would want to be treated"... we would not have problems.. period.. Live the Golden Rule.

Carra Riley CRB, CRS, GRI  aka Cosmic Cow Pie

Posted by Carra & Shae Riley, Helping people Transition at all ages! (Brokers Guild Cherry Creek Ltd) almost 9 years ago

Participate