I like answering: “YES!” No really . . . Doesn’t it feel good when you can simply say: “Yes!” with no strings attached . . . no “But” following . . . Just a nice, tidy: “Yes!” Try this on your children (or anyone for that matter) and you’ll notice an immediate pause of reflection […]

When the first response is: “NO!”

Who do you know (and you might be one) whose first response to a new idea is: “NO!”? What’s that do for (against) the momentum and shelf-life of said idea? If you’re the “proposer” . . . “Guilty until proven innocent” “Uphill battle” “Fighting a losing battle” “OMG – AGAIN!” Did the idea have a […]