Have you ever had someone try to sell you on something you had no interest in?
When it comes to salespeople, or just to people in general, most people communicate and try to persuade with their own agendas at the helm…
Good morning! When was the last time you were disappointed by someone?
Chances are, you either remember it because the disappointment was so great, or you don’t remember it anymore because the disappointments are never-ending.
Good morning! Have you ever given people far more credit than they deserve?
When you work together with somebody on a group project, whatever it may be, you know that eventually, somebody will ask about the workload, and you will have to inform them who put how much effort…
Have you ever thought about why infomercials work?
Although I no longer have cable, and I recognize that most people are slowly making the transitions away from it, I do fondly remember seeing dozens of infomercials on TV.
Good morning! Have you ever gotten food poisoning?
I went to a sushi restaurant with a few of my newest friends last week, and one of them ended up getting sick before…
Do you criticize people often?
I’ll admit, I’m a bit of a perfectionist, and when it comes to design, I am quite the critic.
If you’ve ever been with me in the car while I’ve been driving, you’ve doubtless…
Have you ever tried cooking something new?
Back when I used to live with my parents, I would often help my mom in the kitchen — generally not of my own accord — and whenever she would ask me to do something other than peel…
Good morning! Have you ever noticed how conversations can start off in one direction and end up taking a completely different route than intended?
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