Meaning – The term non-concur, refers to formally state that one will not support the action (such as a product announcement) of another group. The ultimate threat. Grown men have been seen to cry when threatened with this.

In an organization, there may arise many situations, where a certain product group may be unable or unwilling to support their partner group on certain assignments. This may be for a number of reasons, but the statement of non-concurrence from a group can lead to a lot of dropped heads in the recipient group and may also lead to people resigning due to a lack of support.

Example of usage“The developer was brought to tears when the product team within the organization was unwilling to support him on his assignment, and after being pressured, they eventually hit him with a statement of non-concurrence.”