January 25, 2022

Talk About Thanksgiving Dinner Now. Don’t Wait.

The number of individuals do you feel comfortable remaining in the very same room and home with? Do all attendees need to be immunized? Do you desire assigned seating so individuals sit with individuals they see frequently? Do you want individuals to take Covid tests before participating in an event? You can likely have whatever youre ready to request for. However you likely will not get what you dont ask for.

” I havent been in the very same room as a group of individuals I do not know well in a long time. Are you comfortable asking that everyone be vaccinated and take a rapid Covid test prior to showing up?”

Thanksgiving is coming up. Many people will invest time with family and buddies they have not seen in a long time.

Talk About Thanksgiving Dinner Now. Dont Wait.

Ask for what you actually require. Asking these questions of the host prior to the supper is a lot less confrontational than informing a guest theyre sitting too close to you and asking if theyre vaccinated.

If youre afraid to ask for something, feeling like its simply too huge of an ask, say that. It could sound something like, “Im feeling anxious about Thanksgiving supper. Is it ok if I ask a few concerns?”

The time to talk about what everyone requires to feel comfy at Thanksgiving supper is now. Consider what you require to feel comfy and make requests today.

About Shari Harley

If youre scared to ask for something, feeling like its simply too big of an ask, state that. Is it ok if I ask a couple of questions?”

Shari Harley is the founder and President of Candid Culture, a Denver-based training company that is bringing sincerity back to the work environment, making it simpler to offer feedback at work. Shari is the author of the service communication book How to Say Anything to Anyone: A Guide to Building Business Relationships that Really Work. She is a keynote speaker at conferences and does training throughout the U.S. Learn more about Shari Harley and Candid Cultures training programs at www.candidculture.com.

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Are you comfy asking that everyone be immunized and take a rapid Covid test before arriving?”

Ask for what you really require. Asking these concerns of the host prior to the dinner is a lot less confrontational than telling a visitor theyre sitting too close to you and asking if theyre immunized.