When we take stock.
I listened to this while writing this post, try it while you read :o)
This is the twenty-first in a series of posts reflecting on our willingness to remember and the quality of that knowledge. These posts should be read in order of publication. Starting with number six, for example, would make no sense to the reader. Happy reading!
So, I’ll just pick up another small element. If you walk into a store and a member of staff offers to help you, they don’t need to specify that this help is in order to make a purchase. This means that context is important and can replace a long description that could be avoided. Let’s go much further.
In a professional context, it can be a business context between colleagues, or an academic context between students, the verbal exchanges will mainly be aligned to drive movements towards a common target. Of course, even if all roads lead to Rome, not all of them are equally as effective. Let’s suppose that I am convinced that Method A, the one I have studied and practised, is the best, but that my colleague thinks that Method B would be the most appropriate, we could discuss this at length before realizing our differences and possibly losing our main objective in endless discussions about the best route to take. A feeling of déjà vu? Let’s see how it looks in the next post.
To be continued…
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Translation by Abbie Sims: https://www.linkedin.com/in/acsims/
Last Updated on February 9, 2021 by Coach Danny