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  • Communication Skills Training: The Ultimate Guide for Public Speaking and Conversation, Persuasion Relationship, Workplace, Interviews

  • Effective Communication for Business Professional and Nonviolent
  • By: G.S. Hook
  • Narrated by: Ted Ryan
  • Length: 3 hrs and 33 mins
  • Categories: Business & Careers, Career Success

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If you want to discover the power of effective communication and how to improve your skills, then keep reading!

Developing effective communication skills is not the easiest of tasks, especially if you don't know how to approach self-improvement in general. The improvement of existing interaction abilities and the development of an effective communication skill set are incredibly positive steps for any individual. Progressing one's communication capabilities, both at home and at work, will have positive benefits including an increase in happiness and productivity. Stronger interaction leads to an increase in trust and understanding, both of which, build more sustainable and rewarding relationships with those around you.

Effective communication skills can benefit any person at any stage in their life. These types of soft skills are highly sought after in the workplace and are integral in maintaining a happy and long-lasting home life. Improving your ability to communicate can have a tremendously positive impact in many areas of your life. You can expect an increase in happiness, confidence, and successful social interaction. There are very few areas in life in which you can succeed in the long run without this crucial skill.

Here’s just a part of what you’ll discover:

  • Listen with greater empathy and understanding to what the other person is saying and feeling
  • Engage in empathetic dialogue to achieve mutual understanding
  • Manage conflicts and disagreements calmly and successfully
  • Nurture your relationships on a consistent basis
  • Experience the power of expressing gratitude and appreciation
  • The most common communication obstacles between people and how to avoid them
  • How to express anger and avoid conflicts
  • How to handle difficult and toxic people
  • Be an authority in any situation
  • The art of giving and receiving feedback
  • The art of excellent communication
  • Social intelligence for business
  • Effective communication strategies and techniques
  • How to communicate effectively in job interviews
  • How to read faces and how to effectively predict future behaviors
  • How to give a great public presentation
  • How to create your own unique personality in business (and everyday life)

Start improving your life today.

The first step is always awareness.

Would you like to know more?

Download now to stop worrying, deal with anxiety, and increase your skills!

©2019 G.S. Hook (P)2019 G.S. Hook

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  • Stephanie
  • 09-12-2019

Buyer Beware!!!

If you look at the reviews you can tell they were all written around the same time and probably by the same (fake) person. It's spam basically to drive up the ratings on the book. The book itself reads like spam. And who is G.S. Hook? I can't find anything about this "author" and it is listed as "publisher". Just weird...

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  • Roy Horne
  • 03-07-2019

My abilities are getting improve.

This book is a finished and detail manual that helped me to improve relational abilities. Before this book, I read some different books however I found that were not finished all things considered. I am extremely happy that this time my determination was great. I learn numerous new things and furthermore, my abilities are getting improve. prescribed.

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  • Chris Loiselle
  • 05-07-2019

I LOVE THIS BOOK!

I LOVE THIS BOOK! As a specialist, I'm continually working with customers to create and improve their relational abilities. This book is short, sweet, to the point, and jam-pressed with incredible data and genuinely accommodating, viable activities. It WILL help improve relational abilities in the event that you set these things in motion. Exceedingly prescribed.

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  • Patrick Anderson
  • 05-07-2019

This book is amazing. Recommended!

This book is short yet amazing. It gives the diagram to make better correspondence in a basic, down to earth way. I've attempted the activities and it works!

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  • Nancy Cash
  • 03-07-2019

Extraordinary coursebook.

Extraordinary coursebook, and far and away superior read. Typically course books are dry and loaded with a great many facts after certainty, offering little substance. This course reading offers a guided dialog that makes you take a gander at your life as a progression of individual interchanges.

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  • Bernice Williams
  • 03-07-2019

What a superb book about communicating skill

What a superb book about relational abilities preparing that can give us what we truly need to improve our relational abilities. the compelling correspondence ought to be in our method for learning as it can make an extraordinary commitment for our fruitful life

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  • BrittneyWatson
  • 18-10-2019

One of the best communication books

Theres is information that everyone should know. Its very informative,Has information that a lot of books just don't have. An audiobook you will want to listen to again and again!

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  • EvelynMosley
  • 18-10-2019

lots of interesting technique's and suggestions.

I like the positive approach not judging but pointing thinks to improve, I never thought it was that important and now I'm more aware of interchange a couple of sentences with people around me.

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  • LuigiDavies
  • 18-10-2019

This really helps make yourself more comfortable

Relationships at work seem to be a lot better, really makes you realize that being humble to every situation is the best thing to do.

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  • AddieJefferson
  • 18-10-2019

This book is must if you need a brush up

It was a good audiobook,Keep on keeping on. Peace, love, and positivity. Equality for all people.Great ideas on what to do, great workflow and progression through the process.

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  • Dirk Benade
  • 07-12-2020

Best avoided

The book is riddled with cliques, generalisations and over-simplifications. It's of such poor quality I'm surprised it has been published. I can't help but wonder if the other 5 star reviews which persuaded me to try it are genuine. Overall I'd describe it as being of very poor quality. Vocal delivery is hard on the ear. I also noticed grammatical errors that somehow slipped through editing.

The point at which I concluded my time was being wasted was its discussion on how to avoid managers discriminating against minorities in hiring. The solution? Have a clear written policy that explaining they shouldn't. Problem solved right? Factors like prejudice and unconscious bias aren't considered. There were many other examples of the author attempting to make a complicated world one dimensional. Given it's about communication skills, the fact that it does the job of communicating and engaging so poorly pretty much says it all.

Best avoided.

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  • Ross Frank
  • 04-07-2019

I'll exceedingly prescribe to all!

An enlightening and viable approach to convey, systems, technique and that's just the beginning. A source or course to open up or to see even communicate ideally this book will help. I'll exceedingly prescribe to all!

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  • Terry Evans
  • 04-07-2019

Good Advice in the content!

Correspondence assumes a significant job in the work environment, and to be fruitful, correspondence ought to be successful. This book has extraordinary data and tips and procedures for viable correspondence in the work environment. Extremely accommodating! A word of wisdom in the substance. Recommended!

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  • Martin Collins
  • 04-07-2019

This is an incredible book.

This is an incredible book. I truly took in a ton about Best Way to Improve Communication Skills! This is a great book on Discover the Best Way to Improve! I would very prescribe it. This is an unquestionable requirement perused in the event that you need to develop as a Communication Skills in Life, Looking forward to placing it into training. Certainly fulfilled.

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 28-02-2021

Explains importance of but does not teach.

This book explains the importance of good communication in various settings but offers little advice on how to become a better communicator. I am aware of the importance, that is why I brought a book to improve my communication skills.

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  • Misha
  • 24-06-2020

Great informative book

loved the narration by Ted Rayan - must listen to Audio Book! Simply good read.

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 27-04-2020

Robotic Narration

While there are few useful advices, some to the point but most specfic to professional work environment but what ruins the book is the narrator. It's just so robotic that I have started to think it's a text to speech engine

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  • Mul
  • 25-10-2019

Very informative

This book is informative despite having listened to other books on the topic. Recommended for all listeners.

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  • VanSharp
  • 18-10-2019

I am following the tools and improving every day.

I never thought myself a secondary communicator but am always interested in improving. I have found this book, which is so much more than I had expected! It is improving my relationships professionally and individually.
I am following the tools and improving every day.

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  • Cooper
  • 18-10-2019

Comprehensive and practical guide

I personally found this book very inspiring and equally full of insights and understanding. The informal style of explanation is amicable.

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