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Code Switching: How to Talk So Men Will Listen

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Mars and Venus head to work...

Day-to-day, face-to-face workplace communication between men and women is often dysfunctional because each gender employs different speech patterns. When careers and paychecks are on the line, clear communication is crucial-from the mailroom to the boardroom. Code Switching explains what to say, how to say it, how to be taken seriously, and h
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Paperback, 336 pages
Published September 1st 2009 by Alpha (first published 2009)
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Lenore Webb
Dec 01, 2009 rated it liked it
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"Does it ever seem that men are speaking in code and you're on the outside?

Do they shut you down or ignore you when you speak?
Perhaps you are speaking in code, too - a different code."

This is the basis behind Code Switching-how to talk so men will listen by Claire Damken Brown and Audrey Nelson. Here is a book also based on how to get ahead in a male dominated workplace but again I think we can use these same principles in our home life. I am well aware that the communication skills I have with
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Regina
May 08, 2013 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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I don't know why this book isn't a runaway bestseller! It gives clear practical advice on better communication in the workplace. Not only for women, men could benefit hugely from the information contained in this book. This title will go on my "must read" list.
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