Communication Skills Articles from PS
ECG published a client newsletter entitled PS for Business CommunicatorsSM. Newsletter articles provide insight into key communication issues and other information of value to our clients. Below, are selected articles from past issues.
Learn clear guidelines for using PowerPoint wisely that will focus the audience on your message and raise your impact as a presenter.
Every successful presentation requires preparation. But your preparation isn't complete until you've rehearsed your presentation thoroughly.
How to deliver a succinct presentation from a detailed report without boring your audience.
What to do when you forget what to say. Here are some simple tactics for keeping your cool and figuring out what to say next.
How to introduce a speaker with an introduction that gets noticed and gets results.
Learn the key factors that guide choices for business casual attire to protect yourself and your organization.
Let's face it, clothes talk. Here are some guidelines to help you take control of what they say. Includes a list of Do's and Don'ts perfect for coping with the rigors of a business dress code.
Learn the principles for choosing the right clothes for presenting, and get some detailed advice for formal business attire and those treacherous dress-down days.
Do you have the skills to handle the press? Here are some important tips for your next interaction with the media.
Howard Gardner, Harvard Professor, expert on leadership, and author of Leading Minds explains how effective leaders tell stories to reach the hearts of their listeners.
Communication is a two-way street. To be successful as a leader, you must be a good listener. Here are some simple steps to develop your listening skills.
Rank is not the only source of power. An effective leader, at any level of the organization, needs to be able to rally the troops to action. Here are some simple steps to make that happen.
Many women have vocal habits that can hold them back in male-dominated organizations. What are they and how can you overcome them?
How to use simple, clear language that drives home your message.
The ABC's of good restaurant manners, from answering the invitation to zippering your mouth. Clear guidelines for personal conduct at a business meal.
Planning a business meeting? How to make sure the food choices will help keep your business guests happy, alert, and focused.