Minutes after the meeting started, we felt that something wasn’t quite right. Everything looked okay, but our internal alarm system was blinking code red. Have you ever felt like that? That sense of alarm that won’t go away even as you weave in and out of the crowd. I remember it well. The speaker was in full teaching mode and the audience was engaged, yet we felt a caution to stay alert. It was hanging in the atmosphere.
Our “gut feeling” was confirmed the second we stepped into the lobby. A husband and wife, attending the meeting, had gotten into an altercation in the lobby. Surprisingly, you couldn’t hear any of the ruckus inside the ......Read More