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Keeping Conversation Channels Open: 10 Essential Tips

Friday, May 16th, 2014

Serious Conversation 1How would you rate your conversation skills at work? Research indicates that we think of ourselves as better communicators than we really are. What usually happens is we tell ourselves we got it right and the other person got it wrong.  After all, I was clear. But it’s up us to ensure that the message sent (what we intend to say) is the message received (what the other person really hears). Here are 10 essential tips for keeping conversation channels open

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Practice Makes Perfect – Especially when it Comes to Communicating

Thursday, April 24th, 2014

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Practice Makes Perfect—especially when it comes to communicating.

We often take communicating for granted—after all, everyone can talk. But, like anything in life you want to get good at, it takes a lot of practice to be a truly effective communicator. (more…)

Conversation: The Core of CorpTalk and Catalyst for Change

Friday, February 14th, 2014

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Change starts with a conversation:

When clients ask where they should begin when they start working with us, whether it’s becoming a strong leader, building an effective plan, developing a strategic plan, launching a business, or even changing careers, I always say, “It starts with a conversation. Begin by talking about your philosophy.” (more…)