It’s Not A Big Deal… Why Do We “Minimize” Things That Really Matter?

Perspective rendering of a playing card with an illustration of a man with a beard and a black suit looking down at a woman with a purple shirt and a man wearing a blue shirt that are half the size of the man in the black suit.

“I’m fine,” you tell your colleague, “honestly, it could be worse!” The truth is you’re exhausted, with an overflowing inbox and an agenda that couldn’t be any fuller. Your To-Do list is a mile long, yet you’re turning down his offer of help.  Your boss calls—the team wants someone to work overtime tonight. “I thought […]