This ad will close in

Communication strategies

Subscribe

News and Articles About Communication strategies

Ever Want to 'Unsend' an Email? Now You Can.
BY
Pluto Mail lets you 'unsend' messages, edit unopened ones and choose a shelf-life for all your email transactions.
April 15, 2014 in Technology
5 Secrets to Talking to the Media (And Not Sounding Like a Fool)

5 Secrets to Talking to the Media (And Not Sounding Like a Fool)

BY
Talking to the media can be terrifying, causing many entrepreneurs to sound like rambling fools. Don't be that person. Here are five tips on how to be a media pro.
April 2, 2014 in Money
When Your Employees Are Millennials and Your Customers Are Boomers

When Your Employees Are Millennials and Your Customers Are Boomers

BY
It's important to teach young employees how to provide the kind of service that boomer generation customers need and want.
March 28, 2014 in Grow Your Business
Do This, Don't Do That: Why You Should Avoid Mixed Messages at Work

Do This, Don't Do That: Why You Should Avoid Mixed Messages at Work

BY
Poor communication is blamed for most workplace ills. Good leaders should stop it in its tracks.
March 27, 2014 in Leadership
Why Brands Need to Shut Their Mouths and Open Their Ears

Why Brands Need to Shut Their Mouths and Open Their Ears

BY
To reach today's consumers, brands need to have a discussion not a one-way conversation.
March 25, 2014 in Marketing
7 Power Tools of Persuasion

7 Power Tools of Persuasion

BY
Don't undermine your presentation with qualifiers that undercut the message. Give your breakthrough ideas the striking presentation they deserve.
March 21, 2014 in Marketing
6 Qualities of Highly Successful Teams (Infographic)

6 Qualities of Highly Successful Teams (Infographic)

BY
A new infographic breaks down the habits of the most productive teams.
March 21, 2014 in Grow Your Business
 Taking the Bite Out of a Workplace Crisis

Taking the Bite Out of a Workplace Crisis

BY
With their limited resources, startups are especially challenged when things go awry. Put in place an effective response plan for when they do.
March 20, 2014 in Leadership
Why You Need to Become a Better Storyteller

Why You Need to Become a Better Storyteller

BY
Compelling stories have the power to engage your customers, your employees and your investors. Here's how to improve your skills.
March 12, 2014 in Marketing
How Brevity Keeps Us Connected

How Brevity Keeps Us Connected

BY
The founder of Shorty Awards, an event recognizing great social media, talks about how pithy posts keep us connected and make us better communicators.
March 6, 2014 in Social Media
6 Types of People Who Are Really Hard to Talk To

6 Types of People Who Are Really Hard to Talk To

BY
Some people make conversation feel like a form of torture. Here’s how to handle even the most difficult personality types.
March 6, 2014 in Grow Your Business
To Get the Most Out of LinkedIn Groups, Follow These Guidelines

To Get the Most Out of LinkedIn Groups, Follow These Guidelines

BY
If utilized correctly, LinkedIn Groups can be an amazing resource for entrepreneurs and small businesses. Otherwise, they can just be a waste not.
March 1, 2014 in Grow Your Business
The One Basic Skill Every Startup CEO Needs

The One Basic Skill Every Startup CEO Needs

BY
When it comes to getting the word out about your business, startups need this one skill to get noticed.
February 25, 2014 in The 'Treps
6 Ways to Get the Best From Your Team

6 Ways to Get the Best From Your Team

BY
A team can make or break a startup. Ensuring your team is top notch takes work and dedication. Here are a few lessons I learned on how to get the best from your employees.
February 19, 2014 in Human Resources
3 Situations When You Should Shut Your Mouth

3 Situations When You Should Shut Your Mouth

BY
While entrepreneurs could babble on and on about their endeavor and how much they accomplished, sometimes it pays to just listen to others.
February 7, 2014 in Business Management
Why Dumbing Down Your Message Isn't Dumb

Why Dumbing Down Your Message Isn't Dumb

BY
Often executives think its impressive to spew out jargon, technical words and high-level chatter. But often, people miss the point and the message.
January 30, 2014 in Business Management
Are You Really Seeing the Big Picture?

Are You Really Seeing the Big Picture?

BY
When entrepreneurs launch a startup, they often get knee-deep in the day-to-day tasks. While this is necessary to get your business of the ground, it is imperative to continue to focus on the long-term strategy.
January 22, 2014 in Grow Your Business
10 Questions to Ask When Creating a Killer PowerPoint Presentation

10 Questions to Ask When Creating a Killer PowerPoint Presentation

BY
How to craft presentation slides that powerfully visualize your ideas, engage your audience and boost your brand.
January 22, 2014 in Apps & Software
5 Ways to Be a Better Listener

5 Ways to Be a Better Listener

BY
Evolved listening skills are key for business leaders to process feedback and build a loyal following. Here within are five steps for a more effective exchange.
January 13, 2014 in Productivity
The 7 Worst Speaking Mistakes Professionals Make

The 7 Worst Speaking Mistakes Professionals Make

BY
How we speak -- tone, pitch and volume -- can go a long way in effectively communicating your startup's message.
January 8, 2014 in Marketing Basics
7 Idioms Almost Everyone Gets Wrong

7 Idioms Almost Everyone Gets Wrong

BY
The English language changes constantly, but sometimes it retains sayings that use words and meanings that have fallen out of favor. That leads to inadvertent mistakes.
January 5, 2014 in Marketing Basics
10 Body Language Tips Every Speaker Must Know (Infographic)

10 Body Language Tips Every Speaker Must Know (Infographic)

BY
When delivering a presentation before an audience, our words aren't the only thing people pay attention to. Consider this advice for making better eye contact, staying calm and more.
December 8, 2013 in Startup Basics
Managing a Growing Startup? 4 Ways to Keep Your Criticism Constructive

Managing a Growing Startup? 4 Ways to Keep Your Criticism Constructive

BY
Managing startup employees is a whole different animal. When employees wear multiple hats, it can be a challenge to keep them on task. Here are some tips.
December 6, 2013 in Managing Employees
5 Keys to Great Nonverbal Communication

5 Keys to Great Nonverbal Communication

BY
Clear and effective communication is essential during presentations. Here's how you can get it right.
December 3, 2013 in Startup Basics
5 Ways to Decrease Interruptions and Increase Productivity

5 Ways to Decrease Interruptions and Increase Productivity

BY
Interruptions destroy many entrepreneurs' productivity. Follow these five strategies to end the unnecessary interruptions and increase the amount of work you get done on a regular basis.
December 2, 2013 in Growth Strategies

Most Shared Stories