Well surprise surprise! You just found out how easy it is to pick up a Minneapolis DWI. Join the club, because you would be amazed if you knew how many respectable people are in it. Your doctor, your hair stylist and even your local pastor have all gone through it, because the cops just cut no breaks to anyone that has booze on their breath while driving.
This step will require you to tell collectors to “communicate with me in writing only” and hang up the phone. This will force the collection agency to send a written communication demanding that you give them money and you reply with a demand for “proof” that you owe them anything.
REN: “Presumption of Innocence” is a thriller starring Robert Nouri. I play another authoritative character. She is an FBI Profiler who is an Expert witness in a murder trial. Since my Ninjutsu Martial Arts Sensei works for the FBI, he introduced me to an FBI agent who actually works with the profilers in D.C. I gave the director his feedback on the script and she actually rewrote one of the lines the judge, played by veteran actor James Avery says.
Position power – linked to the role not the person, based on information access, the right to resource power, legitimacy of decisions. We felt we had a grievance and a story to tell.
Don’t let the working relationship with the other parent worsen. It is the children who must not suffer needlessly. Maintaining a level of cooperation allows the children to feel secure during this difficult time.
You’re a fundraiser and you know who you want to ask for the funds, and how you’re going to do it, but do you know when? Can you tell when they’re in the right frame of mind?
When you answer a list-related question, end your answer with: “that’s all I can recall right now.” This enables you to bring up additional items for the list later.
For example, “have you stopped embezzling from your employer?” Even though it sounds like a single question, this question has two parts; namely, whether you were embezzling previously, and whether you are still embezzling. Again, listen carefully. Ask for a restatement of the question if you are confused or suspect wordplay. If you can identify a question as compound, simply say so and ask for a clarification.