Those who have a tendency to “people please,” or help, fix, or say yes to every request, do so for a myriad of reasons, mostly very well-intentioned. But jumping into fixing something or over-committing to requests in order to please others can cause hard feelings, overwhelm, and ultimately trust breakdowns. Ila and Charles unpack how behaviours that many of us have, on the surface, seem generous and selfless, can actually have negative effects.
We want to thank the team that continues to support us in producing, editing and sharing our work. Jonah Smith for the heartfelt intro music you hear at the beginning of each podcast. We LOVE it. Hillary Rideout for writing descriptions, designing covers and helping us share our work on social media. Chad Penner for his superpower editing work to take our recordings from bumpy and glitchy to smooth and easy to listen to episodes for you to enjoy. From our hearts, we are so thankful for this team and the support they provide us.