"Communication Skills" tagged articles

Your Tips for Giving and Receiving Instant Feedback

“Turn the wheel a bit slower, Lucy,” my driving instructor repeated. “Slower… slower… SLOWER!” “I ...

5 Ways to Avoid Death by PowerPoint Presentation

If you’ve never heard the expression “Death by PowerPoint,” take a look at the Grim Reaper’s* slide, below.  I̵...

The Key to Negotiating an Amazing Job Offer!

In the United Kingdom of the 1980s, there was a television drama called Boys From the Blackstuff, in which one the main characters would r...

#MTtalk: The Art of Asking Good Questions

“Knowledge is knowing the right answer. Intelligence is asking the right questions.” – Unknown. Three Questions When I teach ...

The Art of Asking Good Questions: Join our #MTtalk

Please Join Us! What: #MTtalk Where: Twitter When: Friday, 26 May @ 1pm EST (5pm GMT/10:30pm IST) Topic: The Art of Asking Good Questions Ho...

How to Avoid Becoming an Email Monster

We’ve come a long way since email was first invented. In fact, did you know that the first email was sent in 1971? That’s right,...

Feedback: 11 Steps to Success

The world of politics attracts regular media attention but, in recent months, the spotlight has been focused more than ever on it due to ...

Expert Knowledge: Show Your Working

There’s little doubt that the more expert knowledge a colleague demonstrates, the more respect he or she receives. Someone with an exc...