My secret at work: I stutter

‘How was the weekend?’

‘Yeah good’

‘Get up to much?’

‘Not really, you?’ (Phew, avoided having to say too much there.  Let’s see how the rest of the day goes …)

‘Hey Vikesh, great job on that presentation today. ‘

‘Thanks mate.’

(I don’t even remember how the presentation went today.  I was so focused on my stutter –  or trying to avoid the stutter – that I just read the PowerPoint slides and hoped it was enough.

And now, conference call time. This should be fun…)

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Thanks Diversity Council Australia for the guest blog opportunity to help educate the business community about stuttering. 

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