[INFOGRAPHIC] How to Not Be Awkward on the Phone

"So, um, hi. I, uh… was thinking, and there's this thing I want to tell you about. It's this thing that... Yeah."

Ever had a phone conversation that went something like this? We get that not everyone is a pro on the phone. But just because talking to someone you can't see over a receiver isn't your thing doesn't mean you can’t have a positive, professional and (dare we say it?) understandable phone conversation.

To avoid sounding awkward on the phone, follow the tips in this infographic the folks at Expert Market put together.

How to Not Be Awkward on the Phone