Drop the upspeak, emoticons and, like, filler words.
By Robin Reshwan, CS Advising
Ah, to be young. There are many benefits to youth: fresh ideas, wrinkle-free skin, boundless energy and the glow of having your whole career ahead of you. However, sounding young in person and through your writing can be career-limiting. There are very obvious communication patterns that can stamp your expression as inexperienced and often distract the audience from the true message.