The Top 10 Ways to Correct Someone, Gracefully.


1. “Are you sure about that?”

2. “May I share my view on that?”

3. “Is it possible that there is another approach/solution/source here?”

4. “That’s generally true, but I wonder if it is true in this situation.”

5. “Tell me your thinking on that approach/conclusion, will you?”

6. “Are you thinking that doing that will get you what you really want?”

7. “I wonder if we have all the facts/data on that, yet.”

8. “How can I most help you, right now?”

9. “When/where did you decide that is/was true?”

10. “Hmm. That’s very interesting. Will you educate me on that and why you see it that way?”