How can we say NO for an un-reasonable request with sounds like YES?
On a un reasonable request from some one else which looks like taking advantage and hence would not like to accept - however, how do we convey our feelings with out hurting the other or loosing the relations...
You say they are coming at you with a request that makes you feel as if they are trying to take advantage of you. In my experience that's a simple one to handle.Say no bluntly ,but in a civil tone then distance yourself from that person if possible. I've found when someone shows those true colors of being a user that appeasing them for any request no matter how small will just allow them to believe you are an easy target.Like the bully stealing your lunch money they will be back for more,and the requests will more than likely grow to greater proportions.
by sunforged 8 years ago
The link suggestion tool and the keyword tabs are very powerful additions to the Hp arsenal.Ive always tried to write in groups and interlink as much as possible. I also like to occasionally look back at my analytics - see what terms I may not have considered and use those terms to add a few new...
by A Thousand Words 6 years ago
Why is that we thrive on taking advantage of other people, and in the worst way? From sex trafficking, to "subliminal messages" causing people to further themselves into debt via shopping, to "peer pressure," rape, the whole lot of it. Why do we get our jollies from people being...
by ii3rittles 7 years ago
How do I know someone is taking advantage of me?Friend/Family --not-- Husband/Boyfriend.
by Randy Godwin 8 years ago
When I mentioned to my wife my intention of writing an article about a wonderful and historical hotel, she sprang into action. She contacted the establishment and wangled a 50% reduction in the price of a great room.She told the manager I was going to write about the place and was transferred...
by Person of Interest 5 years ago
To HP,What with updates being next to mandatory these days, we might as well take advantage of that fact and have the "This Hub was last updated on March 24, 2013" front and center (so to speak) at the top of the page again.To Fellow Hubbers,Have at it, folks. HP will sort it out.
by Shil1978 6 years ago
How To Stop People From Taking Advantage Of You?
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