Stop, Drop, and Kneel: Protocol and Ritual in Authority-Based Relationships

Beaumont A

We often hear protocol and ritual used interchangeably. The two can seem similar, but they function differently within authority-based relationships. Protocol and ritual can help to create the ‘headspace’ of our roles within our dynamic, but only when they are meaningful to the people within the relationship. It’s easy to ‘borrow’ from others, but rarely […]