• Want people to listen to you? Stop saying these three things

    10 days ago - By Fast Company

    Don't squander your audience's generosity by delivering a substandard presentation peppered with these common phrases that sound like you don't care.
    Hi, I hope you'll enjoy my presentation. I've traveled a long way to be here. In fact, I got in just yesterday and I'm really jet-lagged and tired, ha-ha! So, I haven't had a lot of time to prepare, I apologize in advance. Anyway, let's begin. I'd like to talk about. .. oh dang, there's a mistake on this slide.
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