Networking is important, but when some people are asking too much of you, it is just as important to know how to say “no” to them. The key is to say “no” without sounding rude and losing a connection. You should figure out whether the thing someone is asking you for is either an opportunity or a distraction. Referring a person who asks for your help to someone who is more qualified or suited to that person’s needs is also a good move.
- Saying no is a necessary part of life. There are strategies to say no politely.
- A Strategy to saying no is offering compromise.This still allows you to help people but states your boundaries.
- Saying no should only be when you do not want to and if you truly can not say yes to what someone is asking.
“But sometimes, just sometimes, you need to also say “no” to requests that are made of you.”
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