8 words that make you sound unreliable


How you communicate with others at work plays a big role in how you’re perceived, your capacity to move projects forward, your ability to generate trust, and how quickly you advance in your career.

Listen carefully to yourself when you’re speaking. Do you use lazy words, such as “actually” or “like”? If so, it’s time to stop!

Here are 8 words we all use from time to time that may be dumbing us down.