Tag Archives: how to say no

Boundaries: What are you Afraid of?

Boundaries: What are you afraid of? What comes to mind when you hear the word boundary? Do you ever use this word? If so, in what context? What does it mean to you? The word “boundary” is trendier than ever. … r

The Art of Saying NO!

When is it ok to say NO? It is always ok to say no, and that’s regardless of what is being asked and by whom. I don’t mean saying NO, and then give an explanation as to why your answer … r

Earn More Respect For Yourself By Saying ‘NO’

‘No’ is such a simple word, yet saying it aloud is somehow harder than saying yes. In a society where saying yes is encouraged to get ahead in life, ‘no’ is a term that is generally associated with negativity and refusal. r

If You’re Saying Yes To THIS, What Are You Saying No To?

Many hardworking people, especially (but certainly not limited to) those in the early stages of their careers, have a hard time saying no when asked to take on new tasks in the workplace r

The Power of Saying “No”

You may be wondering how making other people happy is a bad thing. Well, let me tell you. r

Why You Need to Say “No” … to Yourself

If you’ve read much time management advice, you’ll know that the ability to say “no” is an important one. Lots of productive, busy people have a tendency to take on too much because they never want to turn down a request for a favor, or even a new client who they know is going to be a pain to work with.

But friends, colleagues, and clients aren’t the only people who you need to learn to say “no” to. There’s one other person who can wreak havoc in your life … and that’s you. r