Tired of dumb ideas? That’s no reason to roll your eyes or contradict someone who makes a well-meaning suggestion. The best response: Maintain a look of neutrality and ask, “Can you repeat that?” In restating the idea, the speaker might offer a valuable nugget that you can work with. If not, say, “It makes sense to...” and then reinforce the goal you both share.
From tattoos and piercings to T-shirts, from bumper stickers to computer screen savers and more, employers are called on to balance employees’ individual expression against the rights of other workers and the employer’s business interests....Click here to find out more.