One of life’s biggest truths is that we have very little control over other people and how they show up and act.
Even in a negotiation, we can have all our ducks in a row and the best intentions, but we still can’t control how people respond to us advocating for ourselves.
The real challenge is accepting this and making sure we don’t let that mean anything about who we really are.
How do we make sure other people’s responses don’t take away our power?
In this episode, I offer two simple responses that save us from the frustration and disappointment of us not being in control of other people.
Three Things You’ll Learn In This Episode