Change up your countdown for better delivery

You could hardly be blamed for saying “3-2-1” before reading a script, but RTDNA contributor and news coach Joanne Stevens says it can reinforce bad habits.

“Each time you use your countdown, your brain is thinking ‘Oh, I get it – we’re at work! You’re reminding me of how you want me to speak,’ and those unconscious bad habits kick in,” she writes.

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