How Do You Build Trust as a Communicator?

How Do You Build Trust as a Communicator?

Anybody striving to become an influential communicator is going to need to built trust.   Trust is crafted in the same way you craft a house.  Over time.  Here are some ways to build trust as a communicator. How does a communicator lose trust?  Let’s count the ways....
Well-Spoken Word, Pilot

Well-Spoken Word, Pilot

Welcome to the Well-Spoken Word, Pilot Episode 1 Join communicators Mark Stafford and Dave Arden as they tackle the shackles that typically hold people back from enjoyable and effective communications. In today’s conversation, Mark and Dave talk about the importance...

Words Failed Me

Words fail me. No literally they failed me for years.  My tongue peppers out fragmented words like popcorn.     I felt alone…  didn’t really know how to react.     People responded with, “Can you repeat that?” Or, “Pardon me.” Or, “Come again, you popcorn popper.”    ...
POTENT PAUSING IN PUBLIC SPEAKING

POTENT PAUSING IN PUBLIC SPEAKING

Breathing is as important in public speaking as the actual words that you speak. I don’t mean the air you process through your lungs but the breath between words and the gap between sentences. Most importantly, breathing is important to distinguish between ideas.   A...