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Is right! Ofcom says Scousers enjoy a natter on the phone compared to southern blerts

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I Hope This Isn't True...

previous studies have also showed that younger people find making calls a little daunting, and prefer to use messaging services such as WhatsApp.

...because if it is the implications border on the terrifying.

OK; I have been retired for a few years but looking back I can remember just how productive a proper telephone conversation can be. Work / business 'phone calls obviously have a professional purpose, but that does not prevent the persons involved establishing a good working personal relationship at the same time. (No improper conclusions should be drawn from that.)

Are we raising children in such a way that they will be unable to communicate properly in a work environment?

<shakes head>

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