On The Couch
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On The Couch

How to Tell if You’re Boring

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At a recent networking event I found myself talking to a man who didn’t want to talk to me.

I knew this, not because I am a psychologist, but because he wasn’t subtle about it. He kept glancing over my shoulder, didn’t ask me a single question, gave me a tired, pre-rehearsed summary of his business and said “wow” to something I said that — sadly — had no wow factor…

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Karen Nimmo

Karen Nimmo

Clinical psychologist, writer. Editor of On the Couch: Practical psychology for everyday life. karen@onthecouch.co.nz