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+ 2019 Readers Choice Awards, First Place Winner, Advice category + 2019 International Book Awards, Award-Winning Finalist in the Parenting and Family category
What if a few simple skills could radically improve your life, marriage, and ALL your relationships?
4 Essential Keys to Effective Communication in Love, Life, Work–Anywhere! is an excellent ‘How-To Guide’ teaching some of the key skills that will help you identify and overcome communication barriers and achieve relationship success with the important people in your life–your spouse or partner, child or children, parents, siblings, friends, co-workers, customers–everyone! Plus, there are Self-Review Questions and Action Items at the end of several of the chapters.
These skills will help you to:
Listen with greater empathy and understanding to what the other person is saying and feelingAvoid listening blocks to effective communicationEngage in empathic dialogue to achieve mutual understandingManage conflicts and disagreements calmly and successfullyNurture your relationships on a consistent basisExperience the power of expressing gratitude and appreciationAnd more…
You will also get the 12-Day Communication Challenge! This Action Guide at the end of the book will help you practice a particular skill step each day thus growing in confidence and ability as you do.
The book is excellent to read and discuss as a couple, or in a book club or small group.
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From the Publisher
Communication Skills to Grow and Strengthen Your Relationships
You will learn these 4 Key Skills:
Empathic Awareness Skill – recognizing your inherent value and dignity as a person as well as the inherent value and dignity of the person you are communicating with. This respectful perspective is the foundation for good and effective communication.Empathic Listening Skill – often referred to as Active Listening, Reflective Listening, Power Listening, and Intentional Listening. How to listen in a way that you accurately understand what the other person is saying and meaning such that they feel truly heard and understood by you, especially on an emotional topic.Empathic Speaking Skill – how to say what you want to say in a way that accurately expresses your thoughts and feelings, and at the same time increases the likelihood that the other person will be open to hear and receive it, whether it’s a pleasant and agreeable topic or not.Empathic Dialogue Skill – putting the above skills together to create effective dialogue on virtually any topic.
Review What You Learn to Make It Your Own
When you read to learn, it’s important—even essential—to reflect on how that information relates to you personally. You will have the opportunity to do so with the Self-Review Questions and Action Items suggested after most of the chapters.
Practice Makes Permanent
This 12-Day Communication Challenge at the end of the book is designed for you to immediately put into practice the skills you have learned—one step and day at a time. Your goal is to practice what you learned to have improved communication skills in order for them to become your habits and ultimately your preferred behavior in your interactions with others.
Publisher : CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform; First Edition (May 14, 2017)
Language : English
Paperback : 130 pages
ISBN-10 : 1546581731
ISBN-13 : 978-1546581734
Item Weight : 3.2 ounces
Dimensions : 5.25 x 0.3 x 8 inches