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Building Communication Skills Within Our Leaders

85% of professionals say effective communication is extremely important for strong leadership, with nearly half saying it is the #1 defining characteristic in all of leadership. And yet only 33% of employees say that they are satisfied with their leadership’s communication. We’ve put together the solution with our communications guide that focuses on best tips, tactics, and tools to help leaders.

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PRESENTATION SKILLS: PowerPoint Isn’t Dead But Your Presentation May Be

Download our recent article to learn the new design and delivery techniques of presenting.

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COMMUNICATION SKILLS: The Do's and Don'ts of Body Language in Public Speaking

If I were to ask you, of all the time you put into preparing a speech, presentation or any other public speaking event, how much of that time is spent on practicing and preparing your body language, most would say very little. The majority of your time would be spent on preparing the content for […]

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COMMUNICATION SKILLS: 12 Communication Blunders That Can Trip Up Managers in 2012

The Friday after Thanksgiving has, over the years, become a day of holiday decorating at our house which includes hauling out the Christmas decorations and putting up our tree.  This year, we also decided that it was the perfect time to re-arrange the living room, make plans to freshen up the paint and refinish the […]

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COMMUNICATION SKILLS: What's Your Body Saying to Others?

When the experts analyze human communication, they report that 55% of our effect is based on our body language. That means that over half of how our communication is received, is not based on the words we say or our tone of voice, but on the signals we are sending through our eyes, facial expressions, […]

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COMMUNICATION: Deb's Top Ten Tips for Effective Communication

My team suggested that it might be fun for me to do my Top Ten Communication Tips for this week’s blog, as a change of pace from our rather “heavy duty” ones of late. So, imagine you’re watching one of the late shows on TV where they count down from ten – with drum roll […]

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