Everything done at the workplace is the result of communication. Good reading, writing, speaking, as well as listening skills are essential for achieving goals in life. No matter what profession you adopt, there are various reasons why communication skills are important. These are a great help to secure an interview, to get a job, to perform your job well, and to advance in your career.
These skills can be developed over time and following are the recommended books that can help you to master the art of communicating.
Verbal Judo: The Gentle Art of Persuasion
Writer: George J. Thompson
This book can help to get prepared for every verbal encounter. It explains how to listen and speak more effectively, engage people through empathy and avoid the most common conversational mistakes.
Just Listen: The Secret to Getting Through to Absolutely Anyone
Writer: Mark Goulston MD
Communication skill is very important in removing the barriers that stand between success and happiness. It requires a crucial skill to get through the barriers. This book teaches to listen effectively and use responsiveness to bridge a communication gap.
Crucial Conversation: Tools for Talking When Stakes are High
Writers: Kerry Petterso and others
In order to transform anger and hurt feelings into a powerful dialogue and to be persuasive, this book is highly recommended.
Daring Greatly: How the Courage to be vulnerable transforms the way we live
Writer: Brene Brown
This book gives a powerful vision for letting ourselves to be seen. This book is not about winning or losing instead it is about courage.
Thanks for the feedback: The Science and Art of Receiving Feedback Well
Writer: Douglas Stone
For our performance, there is an ocean of suggestions waiting for us. This book explains why feedback is crucial yet so challenging.
Via: Business Insider