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How to Deliver Bad News

3-Steps to Minimize the Hurt

Whether telling the boss you broke the bulldozer, you’re getting ready to bust the budget, or firing someone, sharing bad news is tough. Done well, you minimize the pain. Done poorly, you make the situation much, much worse.



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Mark McMillion

Retired Army officer with two tours in Baghdad, married with four kids. Proud West Virginian and West Point grad. Works available on Amazon.