Communication

Communication

 
Talking to Crazy Goulston, Mark AMACOM , 2016 Communication

When someone is being irrational, we typically either ignore them or try to argue or reason with them. None of these techniques are effective, and often they make the situation worse. The key to effectively dealing...

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Business Bullshit Spicer, André Taylor & Francis Group , 2018 Communication

In Business Bullshit, André Spicer argues that most of the language used in modern organizations is completely meaningless. Organizations use buzzwords, empty statements, and pointless jargon to grab...

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Impromptu Humphrey, Judith John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2018 Communication

As a leader, you must be ready to influence and inspire at a moment’s notice. Impromptu speaking is a means of achieving that goal, but it is an art that few have mastered. It takes discipline to be able to say...

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5 Voices Kubicek, Jeremie | Cockram, Steve John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2016 Communication

Great leaders understand how they sound to others and know how to listen for value in the voices of their colleagues and employees. In 5 Voices, Jeremie Kubicek and Steve Cockram outline a framework...

 
 
What’s Your Presentation Persona? Schwertly, Scott | Mancini, Sunday McGraw-Hill Education , 2017 Communication

In What’s Your Presentation Persona?, Scott Schwertly and Sunday Mancini share their research, insight, and groundbreaking skill assessment tool to help you identify your presentation style and learn...

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Leadership in Focus Oakley, Vern Greenleaf Book Group Press , 2017 Communication

A company’s most important messages—introducing a new CEO, obtaining investment money, launching a new initiative, recruiting new employees—are now routinely delivered via video. Video is ubiquitous in our lives, but...

 
 
Secret Sauce Mills, Harry AMACOM , 2017 Communication

In today’s digital world, advertisements and brand campaigns of the past simply don’t work. Customers have more power in deciding what they choose to buy than ever before, and most of their decisions are based on other...

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Ask Outrageously! Swindling, Linda Byars Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2017 Communication

In Ask Outrageously!, Linda Byars Swindling argues that fear often stops people from asking for what they truly want. However, this type of fear is usually unfounded; what’s likely getting in the way...

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How to Speak So People Really Listen McGee, Paul John Wiley and Sons Ltd , 2017 Communication

Anyone can speak, but getting people to listen requires skill and strategy. In How to Speak So People Really Listen, Paul McGee provides a systematic method for eliminating the seven most common...

 
 
The Inspiration Code Hedges, Kristi AMACOM , 2017 Communication

Communicating has never been easier, yet rapid access to other people’s ideas is not the same as effective communication. Inspirational leaders—and good friends and fellow human beings—involve themselves in meaningful...

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