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Women, Are You Tired of Being Interrupted by Men In Meetings? Let’s Stop That Now. (Part 2)

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  Part 2-How to Prevent Interruption Midstream   Men speak to determine and achieve power and status. Women talk to determine and achieve connection. Given that in American society speaking is considered the power position, it is no wonder that men interrupt to take the floor more often. Here are some of the techniques that… continue reading »

Women, Are You Tired of Being Interrupted By Men In Meetings? Let’s Stop That Now. (Part I)

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Part I-The Problem   First, know that you are not alone. Studies have shown that men interrupt women in any business setting 33% more often than they interrupt each other. To make matters worse, if a man speaks over a woman while she is presenting an idea, the idea is either dismissed or, if it… continue reading »