Hi. My name is Amy. And I really need to stop interrupting people.
Yes I’m a recovering interrupter. But I promise it’s not because I want to be! It just sort of… happens. So in an effort to get better, these are the 7 tips I’ve learned to go from constantly interrupting people to becoming the best listener ever.
Knowing that you have a tendency to step on others’ words with your own urgent ones is the first step is just recognizing that you have a tendency to do this. It’s going to make you think a lot more throughout conversation when you feel the need to pipe up. Is it the best time? Maybe not.
Here is the video where I came to terms with my serial interrupting. Recovering Interrupter: