You've got 8 seconds : communication secrets for a distracted world /

This book explains strategies and techniques for effective communication and presentations in a time of decreased attention spans. Whether pitching a project, giving a speech, selling a product, or writing emails, readers will learn how to design a strong message and say it in second; make routine i...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Hellman, Paul (Author)
Format: eBook
Published: New York, NY : AMACOM, [2017]
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Say less
  • The fast-focus method
  • Three more ways to focus
  • Watch your words-and your emails
  • Be slightly different
  • The easiest way to explain anything
  • Stories: the 2.5 step method
  • Vary from accounce to discuss
  • Questions: how to ask the best-and answer the worst
  • Presentation tricks
  • Act as if
  • Ten actions to increase your presence: assess yourself
  • Image: communicate that you look and sound the part
  • Drive: communicate that you get results
  • Temperament: communicate that you've got the right disposition.