How To Say You're Sorry
Watch more How to Improve Your Communication Skills videos: http://www.howcast.com/guides/520-How-to-Improve-Your-Communication-Skills Subscribe to Howcast's YouTube Channel - http://howc.st/uLaHRS Learn how to say you're sorry and make amends with these tips. Howcast uploads the highest quality how-to videos daily! Be sure to check out our playlists for guides that interest you: http://howc.st/ytmainplaylists Subscribe to Howcast's other YouTube Channels: Howcast Health Channel - http://howc.st/HOE3aY Howcast Video Games Channel - http://howc.st/tYKKrk Howcast Tech Channel - http://howc.st/rx9FwR Howcast Food Channel - http://howc.st/umBoJX Howcast Arts & Recreation Channel - http://howc.st/vmB86i Howcast Sports & Fitness Channel - http://howc.st/vKjUjm Howcast Personal Care & Style Channel - http://howc.st/vbbNt3 Howcast empowers people with engaging, useful how-to information wherever, whenever they need to know how. Emphasizing high-quality instructional videos, Howcast brings you experts who provide accurate information in easy-to-follow tutorials on everything from makeup, hairstyling, nail art design, and soccer to parkour, skateboarding, dancing, kissing, and much, much more. Step 1: Explain your offense Explain your offense to be sure you and the offended are talking about the same thing. Step 2: Acknowledge the hurt Acknowledge that the offended person is hurt, to respect their feelings. Tip Make things easier by bringing a thoughtful gift, such as flowers. Step 3: Take responsibility Take responsibility for your actions. Do not get defensive or offer excuses while taking responsibility. Step 4: Say you're sorry Give a genuine apology. The last thing the offended person wants to hear is a bogus apology. Step 5: Promise you won't offend again Promise you will never commit the offending action again, and stand by that promise. Step 6: Ask for forgiveness Ask the offended person to forgive you. Did You Know? Did you know? The Apology was Plato's retelling of Socrates' speech responding to charges of corrupting youth.