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Five Quick Tips to Improve Your Communication Skills At Work

by Dr. Vivian W. Lee
Many people have read the book, How to Win Friends and Influence People. However, not many know how to apply the secrets in real life. Perhaps the secret of all secrets …

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Five Quick Tips to Improve Your Communication Skills At Work
Five Quick Tips to Improve Your Communication Skills At Work

by Dr. Vivian W. Lee
Many people have read the book, How to Win Friends and Influence People. However, not many know how to apply the secrets in real life. Perhaps the secret of all secrets …

Five Reasons Why We Are Not Listening
Five Reasons Why We Are Not Listening

by Geok Chwee Ong
When is the last time you spoke to someone and felt genuinely understood and listened to? A long time back? You are not alone. There are five key reasons why we are …

Seven Common Workplace Communication Obstacles and How to Overcome Them
Seven Common Workplace Communication Obstacles and How to Overcome Them

by Jessica Champion
The Importance of Effective Communication in the Workplace
It doesn’t matter whether you rely primarily on interpersonal communication, email, written copy, or some other form of messaging to connect with coworkers, employees and …

Executive Communication: 6 Strategies for Communicating As a Leader
Executive Communication: 6 Strategies for Communicating As a Leader

by Dianna Booher
The essence of leadership is communication. Although Creating Personal Presence: Look, Talk, Think, and Act Like a Leader covers four “part” to developing and strengthening the ability to persuade, influence, and connect, it’s …

Don’t Speak Without a Good Story: Your Story Matters
Don’t Speak Without a Good Story: Your Story Matters

by Mark C. Thompson
Even in the midst of our fast-paced, ever-changing digital world, one of the great fundamentals of society remains central: storytelling. For example, it plays a major role in the innovation Dr. Henry …

Five Ways to Understand Your Communication Style
Five Ways to Understand Your Communication Style

by Gena Yuvette Davis
As a professional, how you present yourself to others is critical to your success; and although technical skills are important in doing your job well, it is how well you communicate and …

PowerTalk: 10 Timeless Tips for Becoming a More Powerful Communicator
PowerTalk: 10 Timeless Tips for Becoming a More Powerful Communicator

by Jan Phillips
Part of our evolutionary process is learning how to communicate more effectively and efficiently. Few of us have had much training in the matter, and most of us have experienced the consequences …

Speaking Your Mind Effectively
Speaking Your Mind Effectively

by Dr. Carol Fleming
Do you know the difference between someone who is just talking and someone who is talking to you? Of course you do. It’s a matter of feeling connected, of relationship. Finding …

Taking Credit for Your Work and Accomplishments
Taking Credit for Your Work and Accomplishments

Many of us associate taking credit for our work as showing off or boasting. We’re concerned that we may seem arrogant, conceited or self-important. Granted, we may be perceived that way if we are, in …

Communicate Meaning, Not Just Data
Communicate Meaning, Not Just Data

One of the challenges when communicating effectively is how to translate data into meaningful information. All too often, we assume that the receivers of our data understand what it is that we want them to …

Four Quick Communication Tips
Four Quick Communication Tips

Here are four communication tips that maintain good relationships and avoid miscommunciation.
Say what you want, not what you don’t
Instead of saying that you don’t want the meeting to go overtime, say you have to …

Seven Tips for Improving Your Communication
Seven Tips for Improving Your Communication

Actions speak louder than words.
When you’re speaking with someone, be aware of your body language so you don’t detract from what you’re saying. Here are some suggestions of what not to do:
1. Don’t tell someone …

Your Choice of Words
Your Choice of Words

Have you ever been really clear about something only to find out later that you were misunderstood?
If so, be aware of the words that you choose when you communicate. Are you using words that …

List of Communication Skills
List of Communication Skills

The list of communication skills is a rather long one. Because of that, there is a lot to learn for the manager or leader who really wants to do a good job. We accomplish our …

Ten Things Leaders Need to Know About Audience Analysis
Ten Things Leaders Need to Know About Audience Analysis

by Rick Hubbard
The right diagnosis is imperative to success in the medical field. Without it, patients suffer and perhaps succumb. Diagnosing the state of health of a patient is a systematic process which helps the …