Oh, the wonderful joys of awkwardness. The #1 reason why I even started a podcast, a blog, and an Instagram, was because of the pains of awkward moments in our lives are both a dread and a joy (in my opinion).
If I told you that I was a huge introvert all my life - you can probably guess that wasn’t the best at conversations...still not, but getting better. I tend to overthink conversations to the point where I make things worse for myself. Though conversations, in general, could be difficult, the worst is how to end one. So here’s an outline of four practical points to consider when trying to end a conversation. But you should always remember to practice it, of course, it’s not going to come naturally at first.
“Ladies and gentlemen, Flight 329A will be boarding in ten minutes, I repeat, Flight 329A will be boarding in ten minutes. Please take this time to check your belongings and prepare for boarding, thank you.” Ten minutes left and still no sign of her boyfriend. “What’s taking him so long?” She thought to herself. With [...]