Talk About Talk - Communication Skills Training

Talk About Talk - Communication Skills Training

Latest Episodes

GENDER DIFFERENCES in Communication (ep.141)
September 18, 2023

How do men and womens communication styles vary? Explore the stereotypes of how men and women communicate, with research as a guide. Consider how much we talk, communication mindsets, our choice of w

The Power of PERSONAL BRANDING (ep.140)
September 04, 2023

Personal Branding is important, yet it never seems urgent. Dr. Andrea Wojnicki shares 3 specific reasons why we should all take the time and effort to develop our personal brand, plus she shares a var

SPEAK UP: Communicating in Meetings (ep.139)
August 28, 2023

Speaking up in meetings is important, but not always easy. Learn ten strategies to help you speak up. Consider what you do before the meeting, your mindset during the meeting, and your words! Resourc

Communicating with IMPACT (ep.138)
August 21, 2023

Do you communicate with IMPACT? Vice-Chair at Deloitte Jennifer Lee defines impact as the ability to get someone to take action. Learn 3 specific communication tactics to elevate your impact, plus ins

INTRODUCTIONS: How to Introduce Yourself (ep.137)
August 14, 2023

Introducing yourself shouldnt be something you dread. Learn a 3-point self-introduction framework (not a script!) plus 4 general tips for introducing yourself effectively. Introducing yourself is a

#136 Communicating with Precision
August 07, 2023

Communicating with precision improves comprehension, recall, persuasion, and likeability! Whether its verbal or written, clear and concise communication is appreciated by others. Learn three strategi

#135 Communication Skills for Job-Seekers
July 31, 2023

Executive recruiter Sharon Mah-Gin shares her advice for job-seekers, including what to do first, what employers are looking for in job candidates, common mistakes, and (yes!) the significance of your

#134 The 3-Point Body Language Scan
July 24, 2023

Body language has a significant effect on our communication. Heres a 3-point body language scan to help you optimize how you are perceived and how you feel. Perhaps youre not sure what to do with yo

#133 The Power of 3
July 17, 2023

Three is a powerful number that we can use to improve our communication. 3 makes things easier to understand and easier to recall. 3 is balanced and substantive, but not overwhelming. Consider the po

#132 The Power of Listening
July 10, 2023

Do you want to become a better listener? Yes, you can learn to listen! Learn tactical strategies to help you become a better listener, reasons why listening is so difficult, and the 3 levels of listen