Learning from NO

While none of us like to be on the receiving end of NO, there are sometimes things to be learned from our negative encounters:

NO can teach us where others’ boundaries and limits are.

NO can show us how to be more persuasive in making our case.

NO sometimes shows us where our blind spots are.

NO helps us to develop patience, tenacity, and character.

NO can make us reevaluate our own position.

NO can help us see others’ points of view more clearly.

NO can show us where we might be wrong.

NO can be a clue that others are challenged, are stressed, and could use a bit more sensitivity from us.

NO sometimes mirrors our own fears and doubts.

NO teaches us to try another way, becoming more creative and resourceful.

NO can help make ...

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