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What Happened When I Recorded Myself Speaking Every Single Day

It was awful — until it wasn’t

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II sat down on my couch, switched my phone to selfie mode, and hit record. Then I started answering the dreaded interview question: “Tell me about yourself.”

After what felt like the most awkward four minutes of all time, I played back the recording. It was painful to watch. My body…

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Michael Thompson

Michael Thompson

Co-creator of 2 cool boys with an equally cool woman • Ideas and stories in Fast Co., Forbes, Business Insider • Free storytelling guide: https://bit.ly/3h1KZeT

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