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'The single biggest problem with communication is the illusion that it has taken place' - George Bernard Shaw. <br>That quotation perfectly sums up the communication challenge.
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Business jargon: Squaring the circle

Business jargon: Squaring the circle | Communication | Scoop.it
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Let's stop hiding behind business jargon and actually say clearly what we mean, in a way that people understand. The business world would be a better place.

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Let's Get Back to Basics: Communication Skills

Let's Get Back to Basics: Communication Skills | Communication | Scoop.it
By any measure, we are communicating at an explosive rate. We spend hours weeding through our in-boxes, preparing reports and attending meetings. We talk, we text, we tweet. But, for all of the
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You can never learn too much about communication. We simply take far to much for granted considering how vital effective communication is to our success.

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4 Extreme Habits of Highly Successful Remote Teams

4 Extreme Habits of Highly Successful Remote Teams | Communication | Scoop.it
To make a virtual office function well, you may need to take some extreme measures. These companies did--and they're better off for it.

Via Prof. Hankell
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Well, there certainly is a communcation theme here.

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Prof. Hankell's curator insight, June 19, 2013 2:10 PM

REMOTE = far apart; far distant in space; situated at some distance away...

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16 Body Language Tips to Improve Your Nonverbal Communication

16 Body Language Tips to Improve Your Nonverbal Communication | Communication | Scoop.it

In fact, there is no specific advice on how to use body language. What you do may be interpreted in several ways, depending on the setting and who you are talking to. The body language used in different situations will be different, such as when talking to the boss and when talking to a girl or guy you are interested in. These are some body language tips that allow you to improve your communication skills as well as achieve success in life easily.


Via Daniel Watson, Kevin Watson, Amy Melendez, Bobby Dillard
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Think of reading body language as a detective trying to solve a crime. No one piece of evidence on its own is worth much. However, when several pieces of evidence point in the same direction - start paying attention.

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Janet Tillotson's curator insight, February 3, 2014 12:40 AM

Interesting...

Graeme Reid's curator insight, February 3, 2014 6:10 PM

Some useful tips to communicate more powerfully.

Authentis Formations's curator insight, March 13, 2014 4:38 AM

De bons conseils !

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What's the language of your brand? | Trends | Marketing Week

What's the language of your brand? | Trends | Marketing Week | Communication | Scoop.it
Why companies should pay attention to their tone of voice to get ahead. 
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It doesn't matter whether you are an individaul or a large corporate brand; getting your  visual, tonal and content messages in line makes a significant impact on the effectiveness of your communication.

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Great quotes

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My favourite, and most used quotation.
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For me, this sums up the whole communication challenge.

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