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7 Magic Phrases That Make You Instantly Likable on Video Calls

“I love the way you think.”

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I received the ultimate “Can I pick your brain?” email. Quarantine had just begun here in Spain, but I was already feeling burned out from everyone’s initial infatuation with Zoom.

Is it cool if we just do an old-fashioned phone call?” I replied.




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