Tag: communication

5 Trends in Workplace Communication

Several trends are making competence in communication more important today than ever before. First, the need to respond quickly to market changes creates the need for a less rigid and bureaucratic work environment. Information must quickly flow up, down, and across traditional channels. No longer is it enough to have a few skilled communicators at …

How Understanding Communication Styles Can Benefit You

How can understanding communication styles benefit you? If you’re like me, you work with groups of people all the time. Maybe you’re a manager; maybe you’re involved in a volunteer group; maybe you’re part of a sales team or a product development team. The reality is, most everyone works with at least one group or …

Challenges in Leadership: The Big Leap

A great short clip from my life as a leadership and business consultant about the “big leap” leaders must take to bridge gaps between departments for effective communication and synergy.