“Great idea! Write it down.”

WHEN TO USE IT? You’re in a staff meeting, and people keep on piping up with ideas that move the discussion in the wrong direction. This phrase will help you get back on track while also showing respect for the employee’s contribution. Build a repertoire of such sayings: e.g. “Definitely something to consider. Note that!”

Source: Seth Godin


This article originally appeared in the December 2017 edition of INSTORE.