How do you know how you sound to others?
Tip: Record yourself talking.
LISTENING to a playback will give you very clear feedback.
The technology to record is everywhere.
Common areas to improve are:
State intent first, this helps you and your listener frame your message
Shorten your message
Slow down your speech
Lower your tone (can be done with voice exercises)
Speak in sentences – be sure to briefly pause at the end of a sentence
Clear call to action
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