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Workplaces Need Confrontations: Say No to the “Dirty Yes”

How to bring healthy confrontations back into your workplace

Photo by Santiago Lacarta on Unsplash

While reading the book Dare To Lead by Dr. Brené Brown, I came across a term that I have desperately needed in my vocabulary: the “dirty yes”.

To quote Dr. Brown, a dirty yes is “when I say yes to your face and then no behind your back”.

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Zak Kann

Zak Kann

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