Working with the End in mind.
I won't even begin to summarize this video for you. Watch this 48 min video. the Q&A at the end is great as well.
Imagine a love struck youth sending love notes through locker vents or nowadays text messages. Now imagine a high powered corporate attorney defending her client’s intentions in the court of law. There is one common denominator between these two scenarios which is often overlooked — communication.
Communication can be loosely defined as conveying an idea to another person. That is someone is attempting to convey an idea to another person. A preacher speaking from a pulpit to 20,000 of his congregants shares this commonality with a teacher using sign language to her class of 7 hearing impaired 1st-grade students. Both are conveying ideas and thoughts. If we have learned anything in this age of hyper-connectivity it is that there is almost always someone listening or watching.
If someone is listening anyway why not be truly heard? Here are 4 strategies that are going to change the way you communicate. With these tools, you’ll be sure to have the ear of everyone you need to listen to you. Theses are the seemingly natural manners of communication that leaders use. But even inherently knowledge can trained.
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