• Communication

  • Ultimate Book to Build Extreme Traction and Rapport to Improve Relationships and Develop Powerful Ownership Skills to Captivate People with Great Public Speaking Skills
  • By: Vanessa Wickman
  • Narrated by: Lisa Anthony
  • Length: 3 hrs and 27 mins
  • Categories: Business & Careers, Career Success
  • 4.7 out of 5 stars (26 ratings)
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Publisher's Summary

Have you ever struggled to communicate in your daily life?

It is hard to get the thoughts in your head out properly; depending on the person you are talking to, one can react differently than expected.

Effective communication is a vital tool for any business owner. Your success is all about getting your point across. It can be the difference between landing a deal and losing out on a prospective opportunity. You should be able to clearly explain the firm's policies to customers and clients and also answer their questions about your products or services in a clear and understandable manner.

It is crucial to communicate effectively when negotiating to make sure you achieve your business goals.

Why you need this audiobook:

  • To understand what communication is all about
  • To discover the top communication skills
  • To understand why proper communication is important
  • To learn how to you communicate with others
  • To improve your social skills through communication

If you listen to this audiobook carefully and apply exactly what the audiobook teaches, I can bet you will impress your audience with a fearless presentation the next time you have a speech.

Stop waiting for things to improve on their own and get this audiobook now!

©2018 Vanessa Wickman (P)2019 Vanessa Wickman

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Amazing book!!!

A great job of giving you simple steps to follow to improve the way you communicate both in person and in writing. His writing style is easy to follow and his suggestions are easy to apply immediately.The content is practical and thoughtful. One of the best books I’ve read on communication skills. Will read again.

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Great Listen!!

A great read! If you have ever written a grant, spoken in public, taught a class or even just tried to motivate your kids to clean their room, then you understand the importance of conveying thoughts by flung beyond the simple relaying of facts.

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Amazing book!!!

The author does a great job of giving you simple steps to follow to improve the way you communicate both in person and in writing.I have already put some things to use from the reading. Worth my coins!!

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Changed My Performance at Work!!!

Very excellent book. Gives details on how to be an effective communicator.The great work this book does shows up in your written and verbal ques and had they taught this in school, we would all be better people. Highly recommend to anyone who wants actionable ideas and direction!!!!!

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the book is amazing! i loved it!!!

Simply Said is an excellent guide to helping anyone improve their communication skills. The book includes easy to follow fundamentals and tips to help improve your skills.The advices about improving the communication skills in this book really work!

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Life and business changer!!!

I love the way that she points out how a simple change in the language we use can change our lives -- professionally and in our personal lives. The perfect combination of inspiration and momentum to keep you moving in the directions of your dreams.

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Simple, informative and useful!!

This was an excellent introduction, to the principles and basic tools for using sketching as a way to make more memorable notes.The book is quite straight forward in explaining what sketchnoting is and one where a person could make their notes more clear and informative .

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Easy To Understand...

This book helped me to speak to people in an effective way that gets my points across smoothly and clearly. Good insight into the art of communication and also This book has given me the motivation to improve my communication skills and a great starting point for me, since I've never taken a public speaking class or communication class.

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Wonderful Book...!

.The language in the book is anything but difficult to peruse and bounces directly into the material to kick you off to improving your correspondence skills.The writer portrayed various tips to improve aptitudes.In this book provide very good explanation about Effective Communication which is very effective is practical life!!

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Changed My Performance at Work!!!

This is a great, quick read that really puts excelling by not being entirely self-focused into perspective. In the past, when I've had to prepare presentations, I would always base them on what I wanted to the audience to know.

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  • 02-24-20

Read by a monotone robot!!

How ironic, that a book on communication skills is read by someone with a voice comparable to a female version of Stephen Hawkins' electronic voice!

After gritting my teeth through the first 2 chapters I could tolerate it no more!

I left the audiobook for a week or so and then decided to revisit it, as perhaps I had been in a strange mood at the time time of previous listening. Alas no, as before this lifeless female voice continued to grate my ears to the point of switching to another (any other!) audiobook.

Content wise, this is VERY basic in nature. Ideal for someone with ZERO basic life skills (e.g. 'try not to be judgemental and try to avoid coming across as being aggressive when communicating!)

Look elsewhere for inspiration on how to better communicate.

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  • Mock
  • 11-10-19

Great Communication Guide!!

Great book for communication. This book has lots of tips about developing communication skill. Highly recommended to all for this bundle book.I found some real nuggets in this book. It puts across the idea you control what you want and think. You need to know your audience, be real, and be in the moment

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  • Luongo
  • 04-02-19

Excellent book and relevant in so many ways!

This is a great primer for writing general proposals. It's chock full of information as well as being very readable. I read it in 2 evenings and was able to utilize what I found the day the book arrived. This is the best book to explain both strategy and "how" to write a competitive proposal. The other books on the subject are too basic, they are explaining math while the being competitive requires the ability to manipulate the math, thus algebra, in order to reach and influence the listen.

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  • Rangel
  • 04-02-19

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I thought this book would not be what I wanted but I'm thankful I decided to give it a try. Some of the principles I knew I had, but I realize most I don't. I believe that life is all about relationship. I know I can't connect with every but I want to enjoy the ones I do have. This book is the missing piece in my career. I've struggled to connect with co-workers because I'm a private person, but you don't have to share the intimate details of your life to connect with others professionally...it can be as simple as asking questions and taking an interest, finding common ground, etc.

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  • Iva
  • 04-01-19

Great read that teaches the importance of listen !

I have tested everything in this book and it worked fist time. Since mastering charm, my sales improved, my referrals increased and my confidence skyrocketed. I choose this rating because it is a simple yet very informative book. No fluff what so ever. Purely ways to become more charming. Highly recommend it

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  • Kirsch
  • 03-30-19

Great read on how to interact with people


I mean, I really have to laugh on some level. The difficult people I deal with would brush this kind of stuff aside with an effortless swish of the finger. The book curates a number of really very basic ideas that we'd all be familiar with in any case (e.g., using "I" phrases), and then gives a short story/skit in which the technique is demonstrated. This is a good book that actually trains you to use intelligent responses. I recommend it for high school, young adult and our wonderful senior citizens. Good book. Very respectfully written. Broke down situations and repeated each scenario so you really wrap your mind around each phase of the discussion.

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  • Chalifour
  • 03-27-19

Wish I knew of this book many years ago

This book was surprisingly helpful, with great scenarios and exercises to work through. I was expecting a somewhat cynical and unethical book; I finished feeling much more confident about working through the occasional barb wire of projects with different egos and motivations. Once I opened this book, I couldn't put it down. I never truly found a resting spot I didn't wanna come back to. I wish I could have discovered this book years ago prior to becoming a federal employee.

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  • Crocker
  • 03-18-19

Practical, Comprehensive, Thorough

If I could only have one book on public speaking, this would be it. Comprehensive, easy to read, great information. I plan to use it as my business plan for establishing my speaking career. This book covers a wide range of current practical learning techniques and theories. Some of what’s covered I’ve run across from other resources. This is concise and to the point.

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  • Bungaree
  • 03-17-19

How can you not like this book!!

Great Book, lots of good insight to help guide you through the difficult task of daily communication in all settings.I also like how he included the names of everyone in the back of the book proving that he practices what he teaches!!

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  • Kenneth
  • 03-16-19

Respectfully Written

Good book. Very respectfully written. Broke down situations and repeated each scenario so you really wrap your mind around each phase of the discussion. I loved how the author pointed out the goal if changing behavior, not personality and differentiating between the two. She has a very clear depiction of several scenarios. I found many of them to be helpful and it helped me to realize some things I can change about myself.