Do you have a tendency to say “yes” too much? We are often reluctant to say “no,” but there are legitimate reasons why you sometimes should and ways to do it that protect your time, independence, integrity, relationships, and trust.
Saying “no” is something many of us avoid like the plague. We worry that
• we’ll be seen as someone who is not a team-player or has a can-do attitude
• it will make the other person resent or dislike us
• it will