Counter Arts
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Counter Arts

At the Cost of Accents

What ESL speakers hear when you say ‘huh?’

He told me, “your presentation skills are great and you have deep knowledge product. But you have an accent.”

I had invited my new manager to tag along on all my Sacramento sales presentations and I was feeling very good about them by the end of the day. When he started his performance review, he hit me with the previous nugget…

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Carlos Garbiras

Storyteller sorting out the deeply ingrained neurosis of a topsy-turvy upbringing in Colombia.|| garbiras.me || Unequivocally Ambiguous Cultural Critiques