How Do You Gently Turn Away a Non-Ideal Client?

By , Online and Relationship Marketing Mentor and Coach

Solo-E Certified Solo Entrepreneur Expert

Christine M. Gallagher - Online and Relationship Marketing Mentor and Coach

How many times have you been advised to “only work with ideal clients?” If you’ve been in business any length of time, I’m sure you’ve heard it a lot.

That’s all well and good, but what happens when you connect with a prospect who suddenly becomes non-ideal?

You see the red flags, either before you’ve signed them on or after, and you know they will be more trouble than they’re worth in the long run.

Is there a way to gently turn them away without feeling like a big jerk or having a really unpleasant conversation?

Absolutely, and I’m sharing the “magic words” in this video.

Have you ever struggled with turning away someone non-ideal? I’d love to hear your experiences in the comments!

Christine Gallagher is founder of, a company dedicated to teaching women entrepreneurs all over the world how to use authentic relationship marketing and online strategies to attract raving fans, enroll more clients, and enjoy more income and freedom in their business, all while sharing their gifts and their message in a much bigger way. Visit to get simple, targeted actions you can take immediately to get your business (and bank account) growing right away by downloading your FREE guide "How to Create a Business That Consistently Pays You 10K or More, Each and Every Month" and to learn more about Christine, her products, programs and courses.

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