Talk The Walk: Good Communication To Pass Along [QUOTE CARDS]

Good communication makes or breaks a workplace

Anyone can talk but not everyone knows how to get their point across without making others' ears ring. Meandering, speaking out of turn, unleashing an awkward torrent of words – we've all done it.

It's not a big deal to say something weird to your bank teller, but consistently poor communication at work can take its toll on the whole team and could turn co-workers against each other. It could even cost you a raise.

Not everyone has the gift of gab so how should the inarticulate proceed? Below are thoughts from some of the world's writers and entrepreneurs, and if you like what you hear you can find more resources to improve your communication skills here.

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