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Strategies for talking less on dates or job interviews

I find more moments I could have kept my mouth shut after the fact... Many friends have suggested that I need to talk less, give shorter answers... Both 'no second date' and 'no second interview' can ...
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How to handle a person joining a conversation by asking a question you just answered?

This is a case of a person putting you in a position where you must violate the Gricean maxim of quantity, which is the hypothesis that we cooperate with each other by saying neither more nor less ...
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