Apologizing too much at work is a habit of admitting that you’re at fault or taking responsibility for an error or mistake that was, in fact, not your fault. Of course, when you do make a mistake, own it. But that’s not what we’re talking about here.
We’re talking about those moments where you insert “I’m sorry” as an introduction or conclusion to just about anything you say.
Here’s a handy guide on how to stop apologizing at work and what to do instead.