A Few Tips for Keeping Your Cool When Someone Says No — To You!

Calm down, it’s not always what you think

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You’ve asked someone to do something with or for you — with honest intent. And they say, “No.”

Now what?

Before displaying a knee-jerk reaction — one you may regret — keep in mind their response may have nothing to do with you. More…




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Jill Reid

Jill Reid

Author of the “Real Life Series” & “Please God, Make Me A Writer” | Writing on life, relationships, personal success, health, humanity | https://JillReid.com

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