Your opinion is more likely to be considered by others when it is offered as such. If opinions are stated as directives or law then they are harder for others to take-in. "In my opinion", "From my perspective" or similar phrases can help effectively convey your message.
The Workplace Weekly Tips Series is focused on healthy workplace functioning and professional development. All material is authored by Cori Lambert unless explicitly stated otherwise. Authentic Consulting and Counselling is located in West Perth, Greater Perth Area.