What Is Your Vocabulary and How Does It Affect Your Donors?
Wild Woman Fundraising
JUNE 25, 2012
In New Guinea, they have another word to help them resolve conflicts. Biritiluo (Kiriwina, New Guinea). Have you ever noticed, upon meeting a new person, that they have a word they like to repeat, over and over, without even noticing it? Maybe the word is “awesome” or, “cool” or “basically” or, in the case of my cousin, “shitshow.” ” Think about the phrases that you use, unthinkingly, every day. You do have your own specialized vocabulary.