Say No

a useful skill, or a crutch? ItDepends.

a key part of having Focus is to Say No.

on the other hand, Fuck Yes is a pretty good battle cry

interpreting various ways an Engineer might Say No.

David Schmaltz notes (in a not-yet-published book) that to Say No to an uncertain/unrealistic Commitment can be simply a way of moving toward a Dialogue, moving from a Finite Game to the Infinite Game.

Andy Swan suggests: If the premise is “or”, change it to “and”. If the premise is “and”, change it to “or”.

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