Archive: Communication skills
With more and more people telecommuting and/or managing groups across borders and seas, let's take a look at some resources that bring out the best in long distance leaders.
By Joe Frontiera | August 2, 2010; 09:42 AM ET | Comments (0)
While few would argue that Apple has been consistently ahead of the curve with their smartphone technology, the folks at Apple fell behind this story early and had trouble catching up.
By Joe Frontiera | July 18, 2010; 04:14 PM ET | Comments (8)
We often cripple ourselves unnecessarily by believing the doomsday narratives about our business or industry. Here are three tools for breaking out of that rut and crafting the narrative you need.
By Allen Schoer | January 14, 2010; 10:15 AM ET | Comments (17)
Yes, you can repair your reputation, deliver more effective messages and have a greater impact on your people. But, ultimately, storytelling also enables you to create a more powerful organization.
By Allen Schoer | January 7, 2010; 10:01 AM ET | Comments (14)
"Marley was dead: to begin with." Dickens' dramatic opening to 'A Christmas Carol' immediately grabs our attention. Here are three tips for making your speeches great narratives.
By Allen Schoer | December 17, 2009; 06:14 AM ET | Comments (17)
When transformation is required, the leader must not only believe in the vision but also communicate that vision in tangible terms.
By John Baldoni | December 16, 2009; 10:14 AM ET | Comments (0)
Steve Jobs has transformed the typical dull, plodding, technical presentation into a theatrical experience, and you can too.
By Carmine Gallo | November 4, 2009; 04:49 AM ET | Comments (9)
The visual technology revolution is making body language more important than ever. Here are five new advances in technology and research that show how non-verbal cues will remain as significant -- if not more significant -- in our digital future.
By Carol Kinsey Goman | October 22, 2009; 01:52 PM ET | Comments (4)