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Don’t call me Big Nose

Don’t call me Big Nose

“Don’t call my wife Big Nose!” Monty Python, Life of Brian How many times today have you had to say no? Or how many times SHOULD you have said no (but didn't). Felicity…

Cindy Tonkin May 9, 2016
When you have to say no!

When you have to say no!

Saying no isn't a comfortable experience for you. Or for your clients, colleagues or kids. They don't want to hear it. You don't want to say it. Read Seth Godin…

Cindy Tonkin March 20, 2016
13 ways not to say no

13 ways not to say no

Here are 13 delicious ways NOT to say no (no matter how much you want to). No. It’s out of scope. No. My boss says it’s not a priority. No. It’s not important. No.…

Cindy Tonkin February 25, 2016
Seven points (or more) of pressure for the technical professional

Seven points (or more) of pressure for the technical professional

Who do you have to say no to? Alex is a data analyst. Some days he feels like his job is to say no. Just today he had to say no to: the head of marketing…

Cindy Tonkin February 25, 2016
Saying yes and play

Saying yes and play

It doesn't take you where you think it's going - watch this and get inspired.

Cindy Tonkin February 21, 2016
Eight Ways to Say No With Grace and Style

Eight Ways to Say No With Grace and Style

Eight Ways to Say No With Grace and Style  gives you a repertoire of ways to say no nicely.  

Cindy Tonkin November 24, 2014
Cindy Tonkin articles

Cindy Tonkin articles

$(document).ready(function(){ // Add smooth scrolling to all links $("a").on('click', function(event) { // Make sure this.hash has a value before…

Cindy Tonkin September 14, 2014
Say yes for Happiness and no for Success

Say yes for Happiness and no for Success

The Two Words That Will Lead You To Success And Happiness summarises a lot of research. The summary of the summary is 2 things: Say yes for happiness. Say no…

Cindy Tonkin February 3, 2014
Your Buyers Are Saying One Thing And Doing Another

Your Buyers Are Saying One Thing And Doing Another

Your Buyers Are Saying One Thing And Doing Another.

Cindy Tonkin August 20, 2013
How To Be a Class Act When Saying No to Clients

How To Be a Class Act When Saying No to Clients

Humorous video on telling clients what they don't want to hear.

Cindy Tonkin August 8, 2012