“We’ve all been in this situation. We meet someone and within moments forget their name. “What’s their name again? I can’t believe I forgot their name.” What’s wrong with us? Is our memory going? Are we starting to experience ‘senior moments?’ Are we being flakey or are most of us just terrible with names?
It’s all in the strategy. However, I’m not referring to the strategy YOU use to remember other people’s names. I’m referring to your phrase that hooks people; your memory hook. That is, the genius that rolls off of your tongue; what you say that gets people to remember you.
Whether you’re at a social event, out prospecting or attending networking function, what Ivan Misner, the founder of BNI, suggests the following unique, effective strategies you can use immediately to start developing your own memory hook that is sure to leave a lasting memory with everyone you meet.
Here’s the link to the entire article. If you happen to hear of or have our own phrase that pays, lets hear what you’ve got.