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5 Phrases to stop saying at work

Text: Staff; Photography: Steve Marais

5 Phrases to stop saying at work

Want to succeed at work? Want to make a lasting impression on your bosses? Want your colleagues to see you as confident, capable and courteous? Then be sure to nix these five phrases now!

“I don’t like” Suggests it’s personal, not professional.

“I guess that…” Want to inspire confidence? Sound sure.

“ASAP” Give specific dates and times.

“I want” Make it about the business need, not you.

“Sorry” This sets a negative tone from the start.

Taken from GLAMOUR UK. Click here to read the original.

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