I presented at a higher ed conference recently. I was intrigued by another presentation, which was all about cool. I started thinking about the anatomy of cool and communications in general. I decided to capture the repetitive patterns in the presenter’s speech. Here is the list of repetitive words I heard (some two word combinations were spoken as one words):
Might be able to
It made me think about my own vocabulary, which is biased towards smart and performance. I think clients need to know that we are both cool (right emotional brain) and smart (left logical brain).