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You've Got to Be Believed to Be Heard: The Complete Book of Speaking...In Business and in Life!

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Are you uncomfortable—even afraid—about the prospect of speaking before a group of people? Do you have trouble getting your message across? When you speak, do others listen, or can you feel their attention wandering?

Effective communication is essential in business and in everyday life. The most powerful communicators reach not just our minds but our hearts: They win our tr
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Hardcover, Updated, 288 pages
Published September 16th 2008 by St. Martin's Press (first published March 1st 1992)
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Michael Thomas
Jun 21, 2016 Michael Thomas rated it liked it
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Winner: Steve Gonzalez

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Make personal contact with your listeners.

"Talkers have always ruled. They will continue to rule. The smart thing is to join them." -Bruce Barton (1886 - 1967), scholar, editor, author, congressman, sales executive, businessman, and founder of ad agency Batten, Barton, Durstine and Osborne.

The ability to communicate is the single most important skill determining your su
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Anna
Aug 27, 2012 Anna rated it liked it
Shelves: general
I had an older edition so a few things mentioned were outdated, hopefully this has changed inthe more recent editions.

There. Are some helpful notes it but itwas too wordy. I'd say it could have beed 100 pages shorter. There was quite a bit of rambling.
Suvendu Mahapatra
May 04, 2011 Suvendu Mahapatra rated it it was amazing
Read this book as soon as possible. It has amazing stories and techniques on improving on communication and speaking. I should've read this 10 years ago :)
Lisa
Jan 04, 2009 Lisa rated it really liked it
Shelves: read-work
This is inspiring and is comprised of anecdotes as well as practical advice on how to improve your public speaking.
Tihomir
Aug 18, 2013 Tihomir rated it it was amazing
Shelves: self-development
A pretty interesting book. I found some very useful tactics which I will try to implement. I liked it!
Richard Gambill
Oct 03, 2013 Richard Gambill rated it really liked it
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Great book on how to be an influential communicator. Very applicable.
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