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Becoming Skilled at Conference Call Conversations

Jamie Davidson April 2, 2014

Conversing is like ballroom dancing. You can’t do it alone, and to do it well, you need to accommodate your partner gracefully. When you’re on a conference call with a bunch of folks or participating in an online meeting, these conversation skills are that much more critical.

How to improve your conversation skills

1) Obey the two-minute rule
Conference call conversation skill numero uno. Never speak longer than two minutes.