Creative Video for Communicators

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Business Communication Technology videoThis Saturday I attended the annual Presidents Day meeting of the National Speakers Association Northern California Chapter.

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How Communication Training Leads to Superstar Teams

Duarte Blog

In fact, most of our communication happens via digital platforms, like email, text, conference calls, and video conferences. 66% of older managers prioritize in-person communication rather than remote, but millennials prefer digital communication ( source ).

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Presenting = Communicating = Training

PowerPoint Tips

The post Presenting = Communicating = Training appeared first on PowerPoint Tips Blog. If you’re a trainer or teacher, the title of this blog post if an obvious statement for you. But if you do more persuasive presentations, it may not be obvious.

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What Japan Can Teach the World About Communication / ?????????????????????????

Matt Eventoff

Embassy and Consulates with one goal – to teach Japanese executives, future leaders and top college students how to incorporate “Western” communication and presentation skills into each individual’s communication repertoire.

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Use the 4 principles of meaningful communication

PowerPoint Tips

Here are 4 principles of communication — guidelines that you should use to ensure that your audience will find what you say valuable and meaningful. What principles of meaningful communication do you use? Content principles of communication

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Communicate Like MLK and Change the World

Duarte Blog

The post Communicate Like MLK and Change the World appeared first on Duarte. This post was updated January 15, 2018. Thanks to the proliferation and growth of social media and live video today, nearly everyone has a public platform that they can use to convey a message to a large audience.

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How to Communicate with Teenagers, Pt.II

Matt Eventoff

The point is, just as the frame of reference of a teen today is significantly different than that of a teen a decade ago, so are the outlets that teens use to communicate. What does this have to do with how to communicate with teenagers? To successfully communicate with a teenager, you must first learn how to listen to a teenager. As a teenager, I still have vivid memories of rushing home from wherever I was to see if my latest crush had called and left a message. .

7 things good communicators must not do

Presentation Zen

In this simple but informative TED Talk , Julian Treasure offers up seven things that effective communicators must exclude from speech. They are not the only elements that can derail effective communication, but it is a good list from which to start. "I

2014 62

Essential tools for visual communications

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

On Saturday we heard from two communications experts: Speechwriter Pete Weissman and visual thinking expert David Sibbet. Business Communication David Sibbet Visual communication Visualization

Public Speaking & Communication in the Middle East/North Africa

Matt Eventoff

And so, here is a highlight of some of our direct experiences that we have come across in cross-cultural communications in the Middle East and North Africa. Communication Tips & Strategy Tips media training Middle East middle east public speaking Public Speaking public speaking dubai By Ceem Haidar & Dalia Ghawi. Managing Partners of The Commery. The MENA region is vast, and there are over 20 countries that make up this part of the world.

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Book Review: The Compelling Communicator, by Tim Pollard

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

While much of the literature on what makes a ‘compelling communicator’ focuses on cultivating delivery skills and stage presence, Pollard rightly consigns these topics to a brief Epilogue. The true value of Tim Pollard’s excellent new book is conveyed by the subtitle: Mastering the Art and Science of Exceptional Presentation Design.

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6 Tips for Getting a Communications Job in Silicon Valley

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

The convocation speaker at the May 23, 2013 San Jose State University graduation ceremony for Communications, Journalism and PR students was René Shimada Siegel, the President and Founder of High Tech Connect. Rene shared six tips on getting a job in communications and PR in Silicon Valley.

Executive Communication Skills: Tech Habits

Matt Eventoff

What is avoidable is lack of communication around those. Technology has changed how we work and often where we work, as we are now all mobile, and always on. Smartphones, net books and tablets have enabled our ability to work faster, cheaper, more efficiently and often more productively. Through social media we are able to meet people we might never have met and develop working relationships we would have been unable to develop years ago.

June is Effective Communications Month!

DeFinis Communications

The month of June is dedicated to highlighting the importance of using successful communication skills to enhance your personal, team and workplace development. For public speakers, communicating in a clear, powerful and engaging manner is essential to effectively connecting with an audience and achieving your intended result. To help celebrate this month, we wanted to share two infographics that examine situations where effective communication is essential.

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How to Communicate with Teenagers, Part 1

Matt Eventoff

In all seriousness, in order to effectively communicate with someone, you need to have a basic understanding of that person’s frame of reference. They will continue to live on their cell phones and communicate via texting. The first key to being able to communicate effectively with someone is the ability to relate, and therefore connect, to that person in some way. When you figure it out, please tell me. .

Steve Jobs on communicating your core values

Presentation Zen

The problem was, Apple had for a long time before Jobs came back got away from communicating its core values, and in fact the employees may have even forgotten what they were. Also, it is a more complicated and noisy world and more difficult for any brand to communicate its message.

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Presentation #FAIL: Habitudes for Communicators

Duarte Blog

This is a promo video for his fantastic visual book on communications. Book Reviews Strategy Tips Video Faded Flag fail garr reynolds Habitudes for Communicators presentation zen The Thomas Nast Principle Tim Elmore Windows and Mirrors

Nonverbal Communication

The Communication Blog

Kendall-Hunt has put up a website for my The Nonverbal Communication Book. The website has links to the Preface, the TOC, and a sample chapter--I chose the chapter on temporal communication--Time Messages. It''s a really very different nonverbal communication textbook and that''s why I wanted the chapter made available online. nonverbal website temporal communication time messages the nonverbal communication book Nonverbal Communication

Leadership Communication Lessons… from a Teenager

Matt Eventoff

Jonathan McCoy has great leadership communication intangibles and the lessons we can learn from his presentation are as valid as ever: Jonathan McCoy is eleven years old. It has been well over a year since this was first published, and there have been numerous requests to re-post it.

Prosocial Communication

The Communication Blog

This discussion of prosocial communication is a preliminary version of a section I'm considering adding to the new edition of The Interpersonal Communication Book. Prosocial Communication In Chapter 10 we looked at the dark side of interpersonal relationships (jealousy and relationship violence) and, in this chapter, we looked at the misuses of power (sexual harassment, bullying, and power plays), other “dark” sided. Communicating with cultural sensitivity.

Tech Communication Tips

Matt Eventoff

There are a few tips every technical professional can utilize to make communication with divisions, departments, clients, grantors, and myriad others much easier. .

How to Communicate with Executives

Speaking Freely

If you are in a position to communicate with executives, it is important to learn the rules for delivering information to a top-level leader. First, understand what an executive is, as it will help you understand how to communicate information to him or her. The post How to Communicate with Executives appeared first on Speaking Freely An executive is a decision-making top-level leader. As such, the executive decides […].

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What employers really want: Communication skills

Speak Schmeak

Industry surveys are regularly published regarding desirable skills for new hires or ongoing training needs identified within industries, and oral and written communication skills are becoming more common at or near the top of these lists. Programs General Comments Resources Communication

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Communication lessons from Frank Sinatra, 1963

Presentation Zen

The legendary Frank Sinatra (1915–1998) can teach us a thing or two about engaging an audience. I stumbled upon this 1963 Playboy interview with Sinatra recently, and it''s pure gold. When I sing, I believe," says Sinatra. "I’m I’m honest.

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Communication Tips for Technical Professionals

Matt Eventoff

This is the first in a series of communication tips and advice for technical professionals looking to ascend through the ranks, whether you are a front line associate looking to move up, or a Senior Vice President looking to ascend to the C-suite. . It is much easier to communicate what you do and why it is important to someone who is used to hearing from you regularly. Communicate with your audience in mind.

3 Speaking Skills That Will Help You Communicate Data

Duarte Blog

A dynamic presenter recognizes that their movements also communicate a story—and that those movements should add, not subtract, from the main message. A dynamic presenter uses their hands purposefully, adding another layer to their verbal communication.

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Communication Secret to Getting Your Way

Speaking Freely

Marian Bell of demonstrated the most powerful communication skill I know – she asked me gently for what she wanted me to do. Authenticity Communication Speaking from the Heart Transparency Connection Persuasion self-expression I buy delicious food from her each week which she delivers to my house every Monday. In order to get her food, I have to place an order each week. She really wants customer’s [.].

Polite Messages: An Exercise in Interpersonal Communication

The Communication Blog

Politeness in interpersonal communication, then, refers to behavior that allows others to maintain both positive and negative face; and impoliteness refers to behaviors that attack either positive face (for example, you criticize someone) or negative face (for example, you make demands on someone). In Explaining communication: Contemporary theories and exemplars (pp. In Engaging theories in interpersonal communication: Multiple perspectives (pp.

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Goodbye, Leadership Communications Roundtable

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

I am withdrawing from membership from the LinkedIn Leadership Communications Roundtabl e.    Yes, I have grown from the digital conversations with fellow members. And I will regret losing access to that interaction. There is so much speechwriting talent in the community.

Feedback and the Communication Process

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

Communication is a process that often, but not always, ends with feedback. If you want to communicate effectively—in writing or when speaking—you should understand the communication process. Communication requires a sender who sends a message through a channel (email, letter, report, article, tweet, blog post and so on) to a receiver (the reader). Feedback closes the communication loop. When you communicate in person, you can ask for feedback if you want it.

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National Association of Government Communicators offers crisis communications presentation

Joan Detz Speaker Services

Uprising: A City Divided With Mark Basnight Senior Public Affairs Training Specialist, National Public Affairs Academy, Argonne National Laboratory In crisis communications, you can’t know what’s coming. Join NAGC this Friday October 6th for Encore! But you can look ahead to prepare for the unexpected. And you can look back to learn from what others have been through. At […]. News, events, and awards Professional organizations

Team Building & Crisis Communication Fundamentals

More than PowerPoint...

Introducing Crisis Communication Fundamentals , my latest online course. I felt inspired to write this course because I’ve watched people struggle to figure out how to communicate when something unexpected and unpleasant strikes their organization.

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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. – The “King” of Visual Communication

Duarte Blog

Among the many amazing features of Dr. King’s numerous classic speeches – including, of course, his iconic, “I Have a Dream” speech – was his use of “visual communication”… his talent and ability to paint pictures with words.

The Communication Blog: Communication Strategies: Increasing.

The Communication Blog

2.19.2011 Communication Strategies: Increasing Accuracy in Impression Formation Successful communication depends largely on the accuracy of the impressions you form of others. In every communication situation, there is some degree of ambiguity. Categories: accuracy in perception , communication strategies , names and perception , people perception 2comments: Christian Fey said. ► March (5) Introducing People Communication Strategies: Guidelines for Facilitat.

How to train your boss about communications

Joan Detz Speaker Services

Mentoring Up: Training Your Boss About Communications Without Alienating Him or Her NAGC President, Kathryn Stokes November 15, 2017, 1:00-2:00 p.m. Eastern Government agencies are rife with political appointees who are put in their positions for a lot of reasons, none of which include their ability to communicate. Often, they have no idea what their […]. Career info News, events, and awards Professional organizations

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Guest Posting: Communicating at Virgin Atlantic, by Adam Schair

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Adam Schair is Vice President, Human Resources Communications at Thomson Reuters in New York and a member of the Thomson Reuters Internal Communication & Engagement Council. He manages a team of human resources communications specialists. Fortune Favors the Bold: Communicating at Virgin Atlantic, by Adam Schair I recently […]. Business Communication Marketing Richard branson Thomson Reuters Virgin Atlantic

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Communication Strategies: Other-Orientation

The Communication Blog

It involves communicating attentiveness to and interest in the other person and genuine interest in what the person says. Communicating Other-Orientation. other-orientation communication strategiesOther-Orientation. Other-orientation is a quality of interpersonal effectiveness that includes the ability to adapt your messages to the other person. You’ll recognize the following behaviors in those with whom you enjoy talking.

Crisis Communication and Timing – Sony and Johnson & Johnson

Matt Eventoff

In a crisis, and in crisis communication, timing, and time, is crucial. The purpose of this post is to illustrate the importance of time in crisis communication. Johnson & Johnson ( J&J ) and Sony Corporation (TYO) both faced crises over the past seven days. They were quite different, as one was unfolding, so it is unfair to compare the actual events.

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Changing the World through Communication – Zimbabwe’s Nelson Chamisa

Matt Eventoff

*The second in a series on global communication in the 21st Century. Every person reading this has had a high stakes presentation or communication opportunity. Minister Chamisa is a threat to the current establishment – and it is because of his communication skills.

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Communication Visuals

The Communication Blog

I started a few Pinterest boards largely to augment the text discussions in communication books—my own or others. So, I thought Pinterest would be a great medium to disseminate visuals that may prove useful in teaching communication. The boards you may find interesting in preparing slide presentations are those on illusions , communication , and choices. communication visuals illusions images for choice images for communication Pinterest