Cultivate@Work: Say No and preserve your relationship

By Morag Barrett on February 18, 2016

Posted by Morag Barrett | February 18, 2016Cultivate@Work: Say No and preserve your relationshipWelcome to the Cultivate@Work Weekly Roundup. We scour the Internet for stories and ideas of how people cultivate winning relationships at work and share them in this blog. It’s perfect for anyone interested in applying the ideas and techniques from Cultivate. The Power of Winning Relationships by SkyeTeam CEO Morag Barrett.In this week’s roundup we feature three articles with advice on how to say ‘no’ while preserving your relationship.We love the writing of Liane Davey and the team at, in this week’s Cultivate@Work we are showcasing three of their articles that reinforce the concepts from Cultivate!Disappointing your coworkers or your boss or turning down social plans can be uncomfortable when we’ve been conditioned to be agreeable. Here you can learn how to say no without disappointing others or yourself!How often do you find yourself thinking “Why on earth did I agree to this?” whether it’s monthly, weekly or daily it’s a clear sign that you may need to turn up your turn down skills and learn how to say “no” with style. In this post Morag Barrett shares her advice on how to say no with style!Declining an invitation or a project is hard to do, but don’t let the pangs of guilt dictate your career and life. Here are 7 ways to say, ‘no.’“People engage people. Relationships matter.” Morag Barrett #quoteClick To TweetThanks for reading! Join the Cultivate LinkedIn Group to read more articles, share your ideas, opinions, and questions on how to apply Cultivate to your life. We’re changing how work gets done, one conversation, and one relationship at a time.Related ArticlesTags »cultivate@workCultivating Winning Relationships Share
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