Turning a “Maybe Yes” into a “Hell No!”

Once a leader asked me to serve on a volunteer committee, and my immediate response was "Hell No!" I was already overcommitted with work and family and knew with absolute certainty that I couldn't handle anything else on my plate. The leader laughed and said, "Well, I'd rather have a 'hell no' than a 'maybe yes'." This week I'd like for you to look out for parts of your life where you are a 'maybe yes.' These may be obligations that grew out of scope-creep in ... Read more