The Talkative Co-Worker

How can you effectively work with this colleague so that everyone wins? (If you think you might be talking too much, read this.)

Here’s 9 strategies for dealing with the office talker:

  1. Ask WHY
  2. Tell the truth
  3. Use ‘I’ statements.
  4. Reschedule
  5. Assign work
  6. Amplify the non-verbal
  7. Relocate
  8. Override them
  9. Be self aware

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