Presenting over the phone has its own set of communications challenges such as:
- No immediate connection with the participants – no eye contact or body language feedback (unless you have a system like Telepresence)
- Audio requires different signals, cues and instructions
- You never know what other things the listener is doing
Isn’t the goal of any speaker to motivate the listener to respond to the information and take action?
With few exceptions, we’re not just there to hear our own voices – we want results. Read more
CommCore is seeking a permanent full-time Administrative Assistant to support the executive team and professional staff members.
The ideal candidate must be: extremely detail oriented; possess strong time management and organizational skills, able to multitask in a rapidly moving environment, and team player with initiative and energy. Office experience, college degree, social media experience, and proficiency with Microsoft Outlook, PowerPoint, Word and Excel preferred.
Primary responsibilities: phones, travel, schedule, general administrative support such as mailing, shipping, photocopies, filing, maintain office supplies, meeting planning, maintaining company database in salesforce.com and research. Read more
One of the more fun magazine reads is the current “How to” issue of Business Week . There are plenty of short take ideas on how to admit a mistake by an NFL referee, how to talk to a Republican (by a Democrat) or how to talk to a Democrat (by a Republican). Read more