GirlTip #26: Are You Apologizing For The Wrong Reasons?
Are you apologizing for the wrong reasons? If you do it to repair the relationship or rehab your rep, you might not really mean it – and that can cause resentment in you and others later. You also might end up owning something you didn’t do, sending a message that others can take advantage. Check in with yourself: Do you really feel remorse? Remember: apologies are not tools.