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Well I've sometimes came out as insensitive in online interactions and that's understandable because you lack the visible cues someone is annoyed by a conversation. When I did, my most successful attempts of mending the relationship were strategies about communicating without reopening the subject if possible, but putting the subject in a new light by ...


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How about not labeling people to begin with? You're trying to pre-empt how to treat a person based on an arbitrary label. Firstly, those labels are not absolutes. There is no reason to expect that a person is one and only one of those labels. Secondly, pre-emptive judgment of such a label is nothing short of stereotyping a person based on some approximated ...


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Observe whether they say "No" An asker is very direct, and sometimes to the point of being too blunt, and has no problems with people telling them "No", but guessers are a lot more subtle, and have serious problems both receiving and giving "No"s. That is the fundamental difference between an asker and a guesser. A guesser ...


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