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"How and When to Say No" [Creator's Block Ep. 96]

By Justine Timoteo Thomas

"How and When to Say No" [Creator's Block Ep. 96]

The holiday season is in full swing; full of cheerful music, delicious food, shopping adventures and of course -- chaotic schedules.

Over the past several years, I've deemed the few weeks between Thanksgiving and Christmas as the "Christmas Chaos."

I love this season but also struggle to keep a level head as my days seem to get more and more busy leading up to the holiday. 

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As much as I'm looking forward to taking two weeks off and enjoying several days in Cancun, I can't help but be a bit overwhelmed trying to wrap up all of our clients' quarter plans and prep and roadmap out next quarter's strategies. 

I know I can burn out when I push myself like this but I also feel incredibly guilty when I say no to people.

Marcella and I used today's episode as a little bit of a therapy session to help coach me on how to say no without feeling so guilty and why it's so important I follow through in doing so.

Note - To help combat the Christmas Chaos, Creator's Block will be moving to bi-weekly publications for a little while. 

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 What We Talked About

  • How to say no
  • When to say no (and why it's important!)

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Published on December 11, 2018

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