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Structure and Organization

Shift your communication according to the degree of structure and organization your audience prefers. On one end of the continuum are people who are very organi
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The percent of redundancy (50%) in the English language. Redundancy refers to “highly predictable phonetic elements, grammatical markers that all must agree w
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“Destroying the illusion that you speak clearly and understand fully is the price of being an excellent communicator.” Book of the Month The Four Loves by C
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The Four Loves by C.S. Lewis

Profound, deep and thought-provoking notions will leave you pondering your personal affairs far into the night. Book of the Month The Four Loves by C....Profoun
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  • Assumptions

    Have I made reasonable assumptions?

  • Evidence

    Have I relied on reasonable evidence to reach my conclusions?

  • Implications

    Have I properly identified the implications of the facts, ideas or situation?

  • Patterns

    Have I properly identified the patterns?

  • Effectiveness

    Have I used the proper criteria to judge effectiveness?

  • Alternatives

    Have I considered all the logical alternatives and selected the proper course of action?

  • Ethical Impact

    Have I considered the ethical impact of my decisions?