Disrupt the Interruption

Have you heard? A recent study on speech interruption patterns of the SCOTUS found almost 66% of all interruptions were targeted at female Justices RBG, Sotomayor, and Kagan. Another study from George Washington University found that men interrupt women 33% more often than they do other men. If these aren't just stats, but your experience at work, this week Bossy Skirt gives us some advice on the most effective ways to (diplomatically) shift the convo. If you're doing the interrupting, take note. And if you're getting interrupted, snatch back the mic. You were saying?

before you get back to work...

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Talk to anyone about himself positively and he'll listen without interruption.
— Dale Carnegie
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