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Archive of month: 2015

Communication

Trouble Finding the Right Word? Check out These Tips!

One of the most common issues I hear from my clients, both native and non-native English speakers is that they have trouble finding the word they want to use in conversation. This can create a range of problems, from not being as clear and articulate as possible, to totally obscuring your message. Take a look […]
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 Four Written Errors You Might Not Know You’re Making!

we gave some great strategies for creating a strong professional e-mail that gets a response. Although e-mail form and etiquette are essential, another important issue in professional written communication is spelling. Since nearly all of your software programs likely incorporate an automatic spell-check function, you may think that you don’t need to monitor your spelling […]
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4 Tips for Crafting Email that Gets a Response!

  If you’re like most business professionals, the bulk of your professional communication is done through e-mail. E-mail is great for saving time and getting your thoughts and conversations down in writing; unfortunately, many people use e-mail practices that make their communication seem unprofessional and sloppy. Because people use e-mail to communicate in their personal […]
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The 3 Keys to Answering Interview Questions

Over the past two weeks, we’ve talked about some great ways you can project confidence and use communication to help you ace an interview. Today we’ll wrap up our series on interview skills with an essential topic: How to answer interview questions in a way that will help you stand out and land the job! […]

How Communication Can Land You Your Dream Job

Whether or not an interview is successful is more than just luck; there are skills you can learn and practice in advance in order to interview well and make employers want to add you to their team. One critical aspect of being a good interviewer is excellent communication. Since strong communication skills are essential in […]
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Land the Job: 4 Essential Tips to Ace the Interview

  Did you know that the average American will hold between five and fifteen jobs in their professional life? With competition in today’s job market tougher than ever, knowing how to handle an interview in a professional, confident way that makes you stand out from the crowd is essential to professional success. Since strong communication […]

Thank you Michele

Michele helped me a lot during my eight sessions. She is a very nice, very professional, and very patient teacher who helped me to make 70% improvement in a short time! I would love to strongly recommend her to everyone who wants to achieve his or her speech goals and business dreams. Yiwei Dong 11/24/15
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The Secret to Making Connections? Smile!

Whether you’re garnering new clients, bonding with coworkers, or forging relationships at a networking event, making connections is essential for any professional. A person’s ability to make and keep strong connections is heavily influenced by the quality of their communication skills. While the ability to make small talk and articulately communicate what you and your […]
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Hold Your Head Up High: Using Posture to Improve Professional Communication

Strong communication skills are essential to professional success. But effective communication goes beyond the words you say and how you say them—nonverbal communication also plays a very significant role in how you are perceived in the workplace and how your message is understood. Last week, we discussed how eye contact can improve your rapport with […]
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Let Your Body Talk: How Body Language Can Improve Your Career

Most of my clients come to my door ready to work on their speaking skills. Whether it’s modifying an accent, improving articulation, or learning to speak with a strong dynamic voice, most people are focused on improving their speech for better communication. Although all of these skills are essential to learning to communicate with clarity […]