Tag: friendemies

6 ways to be nice to mean people.

6 ways to be nice to mean people.

  Be cordial, with no expectation. Don’t modify your behavior just because they are rude, be nice! When greeting them, don’t expect a response. Make it a point to offer to help when you can. Don’t spend time worrying about their behavior, it’s toxic. Just be nice. Don't let them live rent free in your head.  Keep … Continue reading 6 ways to be nice to mean people.

Are apologies ever really real?

Are apologies ever really real?

I have met people who say after an offense, there is nothing one can say to make them believe that the offender was really sorry for what was said or done. Some experts support the idea that an effective apology is composed of at least 5 components; Such as acknowledgment, regret, a sincere statement of "I'm … Continue reading Are apologies ever really real?