If you like to learn by reading, there are a number of books available that can help you advance your knowledge about effective communication and help you improve your communication skills.
In order to further your communication skills training, why not purchase one of these highly rated books? Most of them can be found in physical as well as Kindle format.
- “Everyone Communicates, Few Connect: What the Most Effective People Do Differently” a book by John Maxwell, the world’s most respect leadership expert, about the importance of connecting with people in order to be able to communicate effectively with them. After all, if foundations have not been set for mutual respect and trust, as well as some degree of common ground, it will be hard to have a beneficial interaction with others.
- “It’s the Way You Say It: Becoming Articulate, Well-spoken, and Clear” Dr. Carol Fleming is the best-selling author of this book and a speech consultant from San Francisco who is an expert in communication training. This is an excellent book that discusses effective voice management. If you fear your voice gets in the way of how you want your message to be perceived then this is the book for you.
- “Changing Behavior: Immediately Transform Your Relationships with Easy-to-Learn, Proven Communication Skills” This book was the WINNER if the 2012 Indie Book Award. Dr.Georgianna Donadio is a key behavior change researcher behind the Behavioral Engagement™ model, a proven behavior change model that has been tested for more than 30 years in hospitals and healthcare institutions in the Boston area. There are rave reviews from behavioral experts as well as regular folks who use the 12-step method to help improve their relationship. It is also a #1 seller in the Kindle store at Amazon.
- “Just Listen: Discover the Secret to Getting Through to Absolutely Anyone” Before being able to make your point, you have to get the other person to stop and LISTEN to you. This book by Dr. Mark Goulston – a psychiatrist, business consultant, and FBI hostage-negotiation trainer – will teach you how to do just that.