Communication Articles

  • Here are five last-second public speaking tips to nail that big presentation that'll calm your nerves.

    5 Things You Should Do in the Hour Leading Up to a Big Presentation

    June 3, 2019

    When you talk about a #MomentThatMatters in your career, there are few crisper examples than giving a big presentation. Generally, you are there, with an audience of people – including, sometimes, your boss, your boss’s boss and your boss’s boss’s boss – all watching on. And, unlike a lot of other things at work, you pretty much get one shot at it. In other...

  • Here's how to always remember somebody's name.

    How to Never Forget Someone’s Name Ever Again (With Video)

    April 8, 2019

    Want to have people instantly like you? And be more convincing when you talk with them? Here’s a hack – say their name when speaking to them. There is a hardwired part inside people's brains that makes them like you more and believe you more if you mention their name while speaking to them. The opposite is true as well. If you cannot remember somebody’s name,...

  • Learn how to make your voice sound more powerful.

    3 Tips That'll Make Your Voice Sound More Powerful

    April 1, 2019

    How much of what is said at work is really heard? Think about it. Many of us sit through many presentations throughout a week. How much of that information do we actually retain? Turn it around the other way. When you are speaking, do you want your words to be forgotten by the end of the day? Or, do you want your words to stick? I’m assuming the latter. A big...

  • What to do before sending any email for work.

    4 Things to Check – What to do Before Sending Any Email

    March 18, 2019

    The average office professional receives 90 emails a day, according to researchers. That’s, like, a crazy amount. No wonder why so...

  • Learn how to be a great conversationalist by avoiding these questions.

    How to Be a Better Conversationalist: Questions to Avoid

    February 18, 2019

    There is one thing that kills all conversations, before they can even start: social scripts. What’s a social script? They begin with...

  • This test will determine how strong your story really is.

    Want to Know if Your Story is Good? Put It Through This Test

    February 4, 2019

    Storytelling is the essence of iconic brands. There are countless examples of this. Companies like Apple and Jeep and Budweiser have...