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10 Simple Secrets of the World's Greatest Business Communicators

3.90  ·  Rating details ·  219 ratings  ·  21 reviews
How you too can learn the presentation secrets behind today's greatest CEOs

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"As a leader, you have to do more than promote your brand...you have to live it! Carmine Gallo's engaging new book will show managers and executives how to embody the promise of their companies' products and services, and
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Paperback, 234 pages
Published April 1st 2006 by Sourcebooks (first published 2005)
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Giovanni Segar
Dec 05, 2013 rated it really liked it
Carmine certainly did a lot of research and interviews for this book. I like his unique approach that the speakers of old times such as Abraham Lincoln and others are not really relevant to us, and thus we should stop always resorting to them for speaking advice. They don't live in our modern society that requires a different type of oratory than what worked back then.

Of the 10 secrets, only a few are the same as what you always hear. After reading several speech books you eventually see the
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Cindy
Jan 15, 2012 rated it it was ok
Maybe this author knows about public speaking, but he isn't a good writer. Tons of name-dropping and repetition. Good material, but it was the same thing over and over and over and over.
Matthew C
Jan 03, 2020 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Great book for leader development

This book helped develop strategies for crafting leadership traits through communication. Oh, and always shine you shoes and sparingly use hand gestures!
Cristie Underwood
This book was very repetitive and I feel like it would have been a lot better without the author constantly utilizing name dropping to keep the reader invested. This book could easily have been cut in half by taking out the repetitiveness and name dropping.
Claire
Short and sweet. Mr. Gallo's concise, clear and actionable tips are useful any time we want to express ourselves.
Mike Bell
Jan 22, 2020 rated it liked it
Quick read. Not a lot of “new” info.
Nhung Gau Meo
Jun 22, 2019 rated it really liked it
Nói chung cuốn này không có gì đặc sắc lắm
John
Jan 17, 2020 rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Hey, it was clear, brief, and awesome. Just like we should all be.
Ozeal
Jan 19, 2020 rated it really liked it
Insightful short read with some great tips on how to become an effective communicator.
Al Lock
May 29, 2017 rated it it was ok
If you like books with tips and "secrets", this one is ok. Don't expect a lot of depth. Easy and enjoyable read.
Jemma
Jul 23, 2019 rated it liked it
A quick, good read for all writers. You will feel buoyed and validated in Goldberg’s hands.
Ashraf Ali R
Nov 16, 2019 rated it really liked it
Shelves: self-help
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Sandra Soetanto
Apr 12, 2012 rated it liked it
In nowadays environment, to be able to work effectively we need a good (or even great) communication skill. For those who’d like to enhance their communication skill, this book can simply help. An eye-opening start, by which the author mention that passion is the main fuel of good communication, followed by nine other simple ‘secrets’ on how we can communicate better, mainly when we deliver public speaking. The stories in this book are also enriching the readers with great communicator’s ...more
Lori Grant
Mar 29, 2013 rated it it was amazing
A must-read book on improving your business communication skills.
Ananth
May 13, 2014 rated it really liked it
Good read. which gets into the key areas which makes an impact on the audience. Loved the simplicity.
Sara
Jun 15, 2010 rated it liked it
Recommended to Sara by: J Johnson
Good book. It wasn't dry or boring and had lots of good, real life examples. The book recommends watching videos on the author's web site. I was disappointed that I couldn't find them.
Lưu Tuấn Nghĩa
Oct 20, 2013 rated it really liked it
Shelves: self-help
Read: 1st time
Tobias Leenaert
Nov 14, 2010 rated it liked it
Shelves: owned-by-me
good, practical aid on public speaking
Rick Yvanovich
Oct 09, 2012 rated it liked it
Whether you find that you already know these 10 secrets or whether some of them are new to you, or you want a quick refresh / reminder, this is a quickish read to pack on your next short trip.
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Carmine Gallo is an American author, columnist, keynote speaker, and former journalist and news anchor. Now currently based in Pleasanton, California, he is President of Gallo Communications Group and works as a communications coach and speaker
“When you change the way you see yourself as a speaker, the speaker your audience sees will change.” CARMINE GALLO You” 0 likes
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