Are you a people pleaser and have trouble saying no? Are tortured by the idea that someone might not like you? If so… Boy oh boy, do we have an article for you. We were also given permission by the incredible Sarah Cooper (thanks, Sarah!) from The Cooper Review to share her hysterical cartoons about people pleasing (see below).
For some people, they can’t help to want everyone around them to like them. Sometimes, at the sacrifice of their own wants, needs and desires.
About Vanessa Van Edwards
Lead Investigator, Science of People
I’ve always wanted to know how people work, and that’s what Science of People is about. What drives our behavior? Why do people act the way they do? And most importantly, can you predict and change behavior to be more successful? I think the answer is yes. More about Vanessa.
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