They talk endlessly about themselves almost as if you don’t exist.
When you do talk, they lose focus.
They emphasize with themselves not others.
- Cut off the oxygen. Your attention is their oxygen.
- If they don’t ask about you, why continue to feed their self-absorption.
- They get no pass even if they are family members. Even being in the same room or same chat with a person who makes it all about them is you encouraging them to continue.
- Reward people who focus on you by asking them questions about them or as it used to be called “a conversation”.
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