When you tell your client about your decision, you don't want to burn bridges
or make enemies.
I would also say that as a way to burn bridges
Pat has excelled himself by bringing up a family incident a few years ago.
Such is the paucity of talent available to Warren Gatland, he can ill afford to burn bridges
as, should an outstanding Welsh youngster be uncovered by a top English club, then Wales cannot overlook them.
A rude or insensitive departure may burn bridges
that could be useful later on.
Focus on reciprocity--make referrals for other firms and don't burn bridges
These include six lessons gleaned from the interviews: 1) begin by beginnings, 2) go to the damned meetings, 3) do your homework, 4) keep on keeping on, 5) be scrupulous in argument, and 6) don't burn bridges
, build them.