Michael’s in my head again. Jabbing. Jabbing. Jabbing. Gracefully dancing and landing punches like Sugar Ray. With similar effectiveness. Each one leaving a mark. Punch line popping: You are RUDE.
If you want to pay someone a quiet compliment, give them some serious attention when they are speaking.
To change a habit, change the automated response.
- Don’t interrupt.
- Don’t lead the witness.
I think they call it “cognitive dissonance.” Repeatedly doing things that you know will have a bad outcome.
- I know the history.
- Do we need to boil the ocean here?
- Would you mind getting to the point.
- Michael Wade/Execupundit – Multitasking.
- Susan @ The Development Sherpa: Never Too Old For New Habits
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