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I Promise I’m Paying Attention — I Just Have Resting Bored Face

The gendered phenomenon that’s putting your Zoom meetings to the test

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No really, I promise. I’m listening.

I know I look like I’m staring into middle distance, actively disassociating from your every word. And, okay, it probably looks uncannily as though I just rolled my eyes at you…




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Kelli María Korducki

Kelli María Korducki

Writer, editor. This is where I post about ideas, strategies, and the joys of making an NYC-viable living as a self-employed creative.

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