Just watched a ton of interviews on TV. So, is “You know…” the new “Um….”
C’mon peeps. We are all capable of doing better.
For those that need a little help, reference your cue/quiet cards with transitional/bridging phrases.
- “We need to focus in on…”
- “Let me reiterate the main problem here is…”
- “Another factor to consider is…”
- “Oh, that reminds me…”
Remember, your audience doesn’t know…so help them, well, you know…