Giving a speech? Prepare witty ‘gaffe-recovery lines’ — Business Management Daily: Free Reports on Human Resources, Employment Law, Office Management, Office Communication, Office Technology and Small Business Tax Business Management Daily
If you say something embarrassing in a presentation, regain your composure pronto. Prepare some all-purpose lines that will salvage your speech. Examples: “I feel like the javelin thrower who won the toss and elected to receive,” or, ”Please don’t ask me to repeat that.”
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