I think this is a moment where no matter what business you work in, there have been women who not only had the disease to please
, that's a part of it, but who felt that in order to keep my job, in order to keep my positioning, in order to keep moving forward, I've got to smile, I've got to look the other way, I've got to pretend he didn't say that, I've got to pretend he didn't touch me - I think those days are about to be over.
US CHAT show queen Oprah Winfrey called it the disease to please
and latest research reveals it's hit epidemic proportions.
p How To Say No: Kick The Disease To Please
by Corinne Sweet, is published by Help Yourself, priced pounds 6.
I vividly remember the day she told me that, for most of her life--until she turned 40, in fact--she suffered from a debilitating ease of the disease to please.
That's what the disease to please does to every Sister who suffers from it.
Harriet Braiker's new book, The Disease to Please
: Curing the People-Pleasing Syndrome offers easy to follow solutions to help lead readers make deal constructively with relationships and emotions; including a 21-day action plan for curing the disease to please