How to Suppress the Apology Reflex

See on Scoop.itWhat I’m thinking about

In the workplace, standing up for yourself may mean having to overcome some of your cultural upbringing.

Kimberly Togman‘s insight:

Lookout!! This is the tale of an Chinese-American woman that applies to people from many cultures. And not just in the domain of women or minorities.  Many professionals succumb to the urge to use "sorry" a word of many meanings — much like one might use "aloha" or "shalom."      

 

Just stop. 

See on www.nytimes.com

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